Warrants issued to HM ships under the Treaty with Portugal for the suppression of the Slave Trade
17 Nov 1842
My Lord, I am commanded by my Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty to request that the Earl of Aberdeen will cause the Portuguese government to be informed that the warrants issued to HM ships Racer [and Swiftsure?] on the North America and West India Station under the Treaty with Portugal dated 3rd July last for the suppression of the Slave Trade have been returned to this office and cancelled. I am &c Jno Barrow.
To: Viscount Canning, Foreign Office.
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