Geelong mails

Corporate Author: Victoria. Post Office Dept. (1851-1869)
Other Authors: Burnett, Peter, Capt., McCrae, Alexander, ca. 1799-1871
Published: Melbourne : John Ferres, Government Printer, 1854
Parliamentary Paper Number: Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1853-54, no. A 43
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Item Description: "Laid upon the Council table by the Colonial Secretary by command of His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor and ordered by the Council to be printed 19th January 1854"
Comprises - Letter from A. McCrae (postmaster general) to the Colonial Secretary, and, Letter from P. Burnett (master of ship Neleus), regarding the law which compels vessels to stop for the purpose of landing the Geelong mails
Other mentions: Adelaide [1], Australia [1], [P. Burnett] commander of the mail contract ship Neleus [1], Colonial Secretary [1], Geelong [1], General Post Office (Melb.) [1], Hobson's Bay [1], Home Government [1], [C. J. La Trobe] Lieutenant Governor [1], [Legislative] Council [1], [A. McCrae] Postmaster General [1], Melbourne [1], Neleus (mail contract ship) [1], Port Phillip Heads [1] and Sydney [1]
Physical Description: [1] leaf ; 33cm.