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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C I2 E2/7
TitleLetter from Rev. T. Dawson To Thompson: 10 July 1817: Cochin
Extent1 doc.
Date1817
DescriptionDescribes first meeting on 14 May with Padre Prosper de Ameliis (on receiving a note from Captain Blacker); Prosper wished to leave the Roman Catholic church and work under CMS; on 16 May they had some discussion in Latin and D. lent him a copy of the 39 articles; 23 May they had further discussion on the articles [end of letter missing but page attached, part of journal 27 Jan describing sailors' ceremony to "the mooremain god"].
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