Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C I2 E1/99
TitleLetter from Thompson to Pratt: 8 March 1817: Madras
Extent1 doc.
DescriptionReports on progress of Rhenius in establishing schools in Madras, also of Schnarre at Tranquebar and Norton, Bailey and Dawson at Allepie; sends papers including particulars of the "unhappy pecuniary transactions between us and Ceylon, and of the causes which led to the 2 missionaries of the London Society, Messrs. Render and Mead, not proceeding to the destination intended for them"; Mr. Blair is taking these letters with him to England; he is "a very genteel and amiable young man, but one alas, perverted to Sandemanianism"; comments of Sabat's defection and Abdullah.
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