Cork 12th. of October 1815
I had the Honour of addressing your Excellency under Date the 26th December 1813 & 2d. January 1815 & remain to this Time without being favoured with any Communication from you relative to the Subject I addressed your Excellency on. And, presuming my Letters to you must have miscarried I now beg Leave to hand you Copys herewith annexed.
I make no Doubt but I shall soon have the Honour of a Letter from your Excellency & with the highest Respect I remain Your Excellency’s most obed. Servant
James B. Church
DNA: RG 59—CD—Consular Despatches, Cork.