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Fifty sets Webb harness (104, 3, 18, leather weight), 456 leather butts, 198 leather packages; all costing pounds 9,717 11s.

Thirty-four thousand seven hundred and thirty-one sets accouterments; 40,240 gun slings; 34,655 knapsacks, complete; 4,000 canteen straps; 81,406 bayonet scabbards; 650 sergeant's accouterments; all costing pounds 54,873 16s. 3d.

Three hundred and fifty-seven thousand pounds cannot powder, 94,600 pounds musket powder, 32,000 pounds rifle powder, 900 pounds bursting powder, 4,137,000 cartridges for small-arms, 2,800 chlorate potassa (pounds), 1,024 hundredweight saltpeter, 89,900 friction-tubes (not all the details to hand as to cartridges), 10,100,000 percussion-caps; all costing pounds 47,010 10 s 3d.

Quartermaster's Department. -Seventy-four thousand and six pairs boots, costing pounds 28,422 16s. 4d. ; 62,025 blankets, pounds 23,903 21st. 11d. ; 78,520 yards cloth, pounds 24,660 15s 5d. ; 8,675 greatcoats, pounds 13,294 17s 8d. ; 8,250 pair trousers, pounds 5,144 11s 3d. ; 170,724 pair socks, pounds 9,292 18s. 7d. ; 6. 703 shirts, pounds 738 9s 8d. ; 17,894 yards flannel, pounds 1,632 5d. ; 97 packages trimmings, pounds 3,435 11s 6d. ; total expended in clothing, &c., pounds 110,525 3s 9d. Forty-six sets armorer's tools, 36 sets saddler's tools, 10 sets farrier's tools, 3,336 pieces serge for cartridge bags, 2,000 cartridge bags, 1,013 hundredweight lead, 100 hundredweight sheet copper, 16 flags, pounds 13,432 10s. 7d. worth medical supplies, 87 tarpaulins, 10 hundredweight shellac, 1,192 boxes in plate, 75 packages steel, 64 hundredweight steel; total for medical and other supplies as above, pounds 33,049 6s. ; freight, railway carriage, &c., pounds 49,683 19s 5d.

Supplies that have been shipped.

pounds s d

For small-arms. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 417,263 9 11

Artillery and harness. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 96,746 1 8

Accouterments, &c. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54,873 16 3

Ammunition. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47,010 10 3

Leather. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9,717 11 0

Clothing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 110,525 3 9

Medical supplies. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13,432 10 7

Ordnance stores, &c. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19,616 15 5

Freight, railway carriage, &c. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19,732 7 8

Insurance, &c. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29,951 11 9

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Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 818,869 18 3

Supplies now in London ready for shipment.

23,000 rifles to be delivered at Nassau (value

at Nassau). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87,950 0 0

20,000 scabbards. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,500 0 0

46 casks saddler's material. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 631 5 0

11 cases nitric acid. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38 4 8

2,012,000 cartridges. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5,533 0 0

3,000,000 percussion-caps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 681 0 0

10,000 pouch tins, prepared for accouterments,

order [illegible]. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 250 0 0

286 ingots tin. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 628 2 6

931 pigs lead. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,252 17 9

3 cases thread, &c. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 240 17 3

1 bale serge. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60 19 6

13,750 pair trousers, Quartermaster's

Department. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8,565 2 1

14,250 greatcoats, Quartermaster's

Department. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23,835 13 17

1,804 pair boots, Quartermaster's Department. . . . . . 887 11 6

4 chests tea, Medical Department. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48 7 6

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Total value. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 249,853 1 0