Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C I1 E2/89
TitleLetter from John Perowne to Pratt: 3 March 1820: Funchal, Madeira
Extent1 doc.
DescriptionAll the party suffered from sea-sickness during the voyage; reached Madeira 24 Feb; Funchal is a place of idolatry; P. conversed with priests in Latin, and distributed some Portuguese testaments; Mrs. Brounlie collects for CMS and some Roman Catholics are subscribers; she has difficulties in doing this as she is nearly 60 and deaf and her husband is a deist; Mr. Gray has given them English, French and Dutch tracts, also two bibles, 120 Watt's 'Hymns' and several copies of Doddridges 'Rise and Progress'
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