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

j   Criminal "process-boeken" or Process books. (1756 - 1780).
These are process papers of completed cases circulated forthe information of members of the Court of Justice, prior to their being sent to Colombo; see nos. 3140 - 3143 in the series listed in Miss Jurriaanse's "Catalogue of the Archives of the Dutch Central Government of Coastal Ceylon" page 190. All these cases were finally confirmed by the Colombo Council; seenote to the series on page 190 of Miss Jurriaanse's catalogue referred to above.
6457
1756.
 
6458
1762.
 
Damaged by damp.
6459
1764.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound. Damaged by damp.
6460
1766 - 1768.
 
Irregular binding or badly bound.
Contains some documents of 1770.
6461
1770.
 
6462
1778.
 
6463
1778 July - 1779 January.
 
6464
1780.