No. 8.
Earl Granville to Sir E. Thornton.

Sir: I have now to notify to you the transmission, on the 28th ultimo, to its destination of the communication which, as I informed you in my dispatch of the 24th ultimo, I was about to address to Mr. Lowell relative to the arrests, under the peace preservation (Ireland) act of 1881, of Joseph B. Walsh and Daniel Sweeney, or McSweeney.

I am, &c.,

GRANVILLE.