Scope and Content

includes letters from:

John Beighton, Handsworth [Birmingham] - resistance of South Staffordshire Assocoation ministers

W Williams, Pembroke Dock - accepts command of John Williams

James Bowrey, Stoke Newington [London]

D Bateman, Fishguard - Welsh Congregational ministers desire LMS report in Welsh language

Henry Knolleke, British & Foreign Bible Society, Blackfriars [London] - grant for Alexander Wylie (Shanghai); grant of paper for Loyalty Islands [Îles Loyauté, New Caledonia]

David Griffiths, Woodbridge [Suffolk] - translation work on Old Testament in Malagasy

LMS directors resolution re sale of land at Vepery [Chennai]

Isaia Papehia, London (in Raratongan language and English) - will return to Rarotonga

John Barff, on board barque John Williams between Sheerness and Margate [Kent]

W Barrett, Salford [Lancashire, later Greater Manchester] and Workington [Cumberland, later Cumbria]

Robert Dale, Edgbaston [Birmingham], with postscript by Beckie Dale - tribute to John Beighton

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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.

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