Catalogue of the Archives of the Dutch Central Government of Coastal Ceylon, 1640-1796

Description of the Subordinate Components

   Judicial.

   The Colombo "Landraad".

Protocols of affidavits.
The affidavits were sworn before two commissioners of the "landraad" in the precense of the secretary. In the fair copies, the orders of the governer or the dessave appear in the margin.
4779
Copy.
1776 April - 1778 August.
 
Papers missing.
4780
. Copy.
1789 September - 1790 September
 
Papers missing.
4781
Draft.
1790 November 9 - 1791 September 1.
 
4782
Copy.
1791 July 8 - 1792 April 19.
 
5028
1795 February - October.
 
Bound up with no. 7/2278. These affidavits are all sworn before the Secretary (Jan Carel Andriesz), and they seem to differ somewhat from those in the other files in this series; this may be due to a change of Court procedure in the Landraad. Added from Appendix II. Addenda (1973).