Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C I2 E1/23
TitleLetter from Norton to Secretary: 20 November 1815: Point de Galle, Ceylon
Extent1 doc.
DescriptionCannot start for Madras until Mar when the monsoons are over; the governor does not at present appear disposed to let them go to India, and is talking of sending Mr. Clough, one of the Methodist missionaries to Kandy; left the 'Chapman' and engaged a passage in the 'Shanon' brig as it promised to be a quicker means of reaching Point de Galle, but they were delayed a fortnight by contrary winds; they had the opportunity of preaching at Tingale; they are staying at Point de Galle with Mr. Squance, a Methodist missionary.
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