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A1 - West Africa (Sierra Leone) Mission - 1803-1934
C E - Early correspondence - 1803-1820
5A - Early correspondence: 8 October 1816 - 15 March 1817: - 1814-1817
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)
CMS/B/OMS/C A1 E5A/89
12 March 1817: Goree: Hughes to Pratt
Goree was given to the French on 15 Jul 1816 and his school will soon have dwindled to nothing. He still wishes to study for ordination in England.
E5-8: The numbers are all original numbers with minor amendments.
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