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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C CE E1/51
TitleLetter from Ward to Pratt: 16 April 1819: Calpentyn, Ceylon
Extent1 doc.
Date1819
DescriptionSends journal; has been to annual meeting; cholera is raging in Calpentyn; has made little progress in learning language, partly because of inflammation of the eyes; first attempts at forming congregation from Protestant Christians; difficult to persuade them to come to church; has had conversations with Roman Catholics; has been preaching in the government church and superintending the government school; financial matters.
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