Letter: High Jones to Rev. James Williams

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  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 221 WDA/1/64
  • Alternative Id.
      GB 221 WDA/64
  • Dates of Creation
      1838 Nov. 29
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

LETTER: High Jones, Church Bank, Beaumaris to Rev. James Williams Llanfairynghornwy reporting the sinking of the sloop Jane of Amlwch the previous day and the rescue of the crew by the lifeboat. The crew had already got into their boat and landed on Puffin Island. They were obliged to leave the boy there in the charge of the telegraph man as he had hurt his foot. Captain Williams gave the crew a sovereign. The crew are very pleased with the tramway. He is too busy to write a newspaper account.

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