Description of the Subordinate Components
The Governor in Council.
|Ordinance for innkeepers.
|Collection of extracts of the council minutes at
Batavia, orders, rules, etc., printed at Batavia.
The documents were found removed from their original file and are now arranged chronologically.
|Various military and ceremonial orders. Partly
All three files seem to have been compiled at a later date.
|Instructions for navigation and " plakkaten " for
homeward bound ships. Printed. Issued
No. 2490 Damaged.
|"Artikelbrief" issued by the "Staten Generaal" for
the Dutch East India Company.
"Plakaatboek" IV. pp. 547 - 578.
For the full copy, see no. 2492.
|Copy of no. 2491.|
|Same as no. 2491. Printed.|
|Set of instructions issued to the tombo
Galle records, Instruction book 1705 - 1770.
They appear also in prel. no. 3319 (document no. 18) .
|Extracts of ordinances and other papers from
Patria and Batavia regarding the luggage of Company's officers in ships.
At the end of this file there are some extracts of papers regarding a case of de Mauregnault, which perhaps did not originally belong to this file, though it seems to deal also with the subject of unpermitted luggage, cf. no. 2871.
|Instructions by the Governor-General and the
Council at Batavia to the chief officers at sea. With an amplification of 1756
December 7. Printed. Authentic copy.
|Regulations and extracts from letters and
resolutions regarding matters affecting the "negotie-" and "zoldy kantoor" and
the examination of the Company's accounts. Partly printed.
|Provisional orders regarding the pay and
allowances of European Company's officers in Ceylon, framed in terms of orders
issued by governor general Jacob Mossel and the Council at Batavia.
|Ordinances and rules for the "burgery" of Colombo.
|Instructions from Batavia relating to the
promotion of Company's officers. With an index of titles. Copy.
The general instructions at the beginning are perhaps of a later date.
|Ordinances and rules regarding the use of stamped
paper. Partly printed.
|Orders, regulations and notifications issued at
These documents were probably filed originally with annexes from Batavia.
|Orders regarding the discipline of Company's
|Regulations and orders regarding matters of
letter- and parcel-post. Copies.
|Instructions to postmasters regarding the receipt
and delivery of private letters. Printed. Certified by the secretary.
|Rules regarding gifts to Company's officers
travelling in the Colombo dessavony. Copy.
Signed by G.J. Fybrands, certified by J.H. Brechman.