Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C A1 E6/45
TitleStatement of settlement 28 Sep 1816 to 25 Mar 1817 from Renner: 25 March 1817: Canoffee
Extent1 doc.
DescriptionPreaching could not begin until Dec as following the rains the natives are entirely occupied with settling quarrels by palavers. At first things went well but then the man-of-war was stationed in the river to disrupt the slave trade. The natives became very hostile and even threatened the missionaries' lives, and consequently the Rio Pongas mission has had to be suspended.
Access StatusOpen
Physical DescriptionE5-8: The numbers are all original numbers with minor amendments.


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