Chocolate to be used in lieu of Cocoa

Admiralty Orders, &c. &c.
(Circular, No. 84. )
By the Commissioners for Executing the Office of Lord High Admiral of the Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, &c.

Whereas we think fit that Chocolate, which we have directed to be prepared, shall be used in His Majesty's Ships and Vessels under your command, in lieu of Cocoa, we do hereby desire and direct, with reference to the Scheme of Victualling established by His Majesty's Regulations for His Service at Sea, that the said Chocolate shall be issued to the several Ships' Companies under your command in the same quantities as Cocoa is at present issued,

Given under our hands the 29th Oct. 1832,
T. M. Hardy, S. J. Brooke Pechell,
By Command of their Lordships,
George Elliot.

To all Captains, Commanders, Commanding Officers and Pursers of His Majesty's Ships and Vessels.

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