In addition to the several
communications which I have
the honor to acknowledge from you
by the express which I send today
â I have to notice one of the 3rd instant
enclosing a copy of a report and
of its inclosure from Major General
Campbell at Armagh, relative to
the outrages which have been committed
in the neighbourhood of Banbridge
in the Co. of Down â and enclosing
likewise a copy of a letter from
During the correspondence, Campbell was tried and condemned for the murder of fellow officer Captain Alexander Boyd in a duel. He was executed in August 1808 by hanging.
Robert Banks Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool. He was a British statesman and the longest-serving British Prime Minister since 1806.
The Lord Lieutenant was the representative for the King in Ireland. Charles Lennox was the Lord Lieutenant at this time.