Requests Meeting By Particular Desire
22 June 1840
I have the honor to request by particular desire a meeting of the inhabitants of the District of Tumut and its vicinity on the 6th day of July next at the hour of Eleven o'clock a.m. at Bumbowle, to take into consideration the propriety of petitioning the Governor to grant four acres of land on the Tumut River, as the site of a Church, Burial ground, and a Clergyman's Dwelling, and to receive further subscriptions for the same.
J. P. Commissioner Crown Lands,
Head Quarters, Tumut River.
June 11th, 1840.