Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Augustin-Marie Carbonel, Paris (in French) - capturer of Duff requests release of French prisoner; formal statement stating extent of his knowledge of transactions re ship

Joseph Hardcastle, London to William Howell, Knaresborough - requests confirmation that postillion Armorique was not property of Captain Thomas Robson but of Marcos Guimazaons [or Guymerens or Guimarais]; makes same request of Monsieur Carbonel (English and French)

Corvée, Lambeth - requests repayment to Marcos Guimazaons of ransom paid for missionaries

A Whitehead, Transport Office (London) - agree release of French prisoner

draft of letter from Missionary Society directors requesting remission of charge for return voyage for Duff passengers from Lisbon

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list for Home Incoming Correspondence, 1795-1876 (list A1) is available for available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note