Item Description: "Laid upon the Council table by the Chief Secretary by command of His Excellency the Governor and ordered by the Council to be printed 28th November 1855"
Board: Francis Murphy, Augustus F. A. Greeves, William Nicholson and Henry Miller
Witnesses: John Alsop (Inspector of stamps), Thomas G. Atkinson (ex Superintendent of ship mails Post Office Melbourne), Henry S. Bickley (ship mail despatching office), Captain James Clarke (commander of the Marco Polo), Freeman Cobb (horse coach operator), Richard Dunstone (superintendent general delivery letters), J. T. Hughes (employee Blundell Stationers), Augustus Langston (secretary Post Office), Frederick E. Liardet (delivery contractor from mail ships to Post Office). Alexander McCrae (Postmaster General), Peter Mesick (Telegraph horse coaches Melbourne & Ballarat), John Carey Murphy (senior partner Mackay Baines and Co. shipping), Thomas Pellatt (Inspector of dead letters), Henry C. Pigott (registry receiving window Post Office), Edward Pittman (register branch Post Office), George Robertson (bookseller Melbourne), John Smith (resident clerk Post Office), Robert Warry (Postmaster Richmond), James Watt (mail contractor Melbourne to Ballarat), Charles Hammond Watts (Inspector of country post offices), Bryant Waymouth (accountant Post Office)
Physical Description: x, 74p. : plan ; 34cm.