Inventory of the archives of the Dutch government in the divisions of Galle (Matara) and Jaffnapatnam 1640-1796

Description of the Subordinate Components

Part I    The Commandement of Galle.

D   Judicial Departments

1   Court of Justice (Raad van Justitie), Galle

h   Affidavits in criminal cases. (1776 - 1796).
These are all unstamped, and signed either on the requisition of the Fiscal or as acts of confession before two commissioners from the Court of Justice, in the presence of the sworn clerk, and sometimes the interpreter, all of whom too affixed their signatures.
1776 January 20 - 1777 December 27.
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
Several pages missing.
All copies certified by the first sworn clerk F.J. Billing. Apparently copies of the originals, which are missing.
1795 October 8 - 1796 March 4.
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
These are marked "aparte protocollen", but declared before commissioners of the Court of Justice.