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Virginia By his majestie’s leuitenant governour and comm in chief of the dominion Whereas by commision under his Majestie's Royal sign [illegible] are constituted [rellevir?] generall of all his majestie’s revenues arising within this colony and whereas you have declared to me that you recieved no instructions for yor direction in the execution of this office: I have therefore thought fitt to communicate to you the 29th, 81st and 125th of his man this instructions to the govenour for the time being relating to the sd revinues, and contained in the annexed copy; to the end you may be the better informed what it is his maty expects as to the receipts and payments of and the due accounting for the said revinues. And whereas by the 29th instruction you will percieve that his majesty requires on pain of his highest displeasure that your books of accompts be kept of all receipts and payments of his majties said revinues; and in regard you have in like manner declared to me that you receive no books or accompts of any branch of the [illegible] revinue from William Byrd Esqr late receiver gave before your departure from England