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

Description of the Subordinate Components

Part II   The Matara Dissavany

C   Judicial departments.

1   Landraad, Matara.

a   "Schepenkennis - rollen" or Affidavits. (1758 - 1789).
Originally sworn before two members of the Matara Council, and later before two commissioners of the Matara Landraad on unstamped paper, and certified by the "G'authoriseerde" at Matara.
6607
1758 February 11 - 1759 June 30.
 
Binding defective.
Bound up with Lot 7/2164 of the British records.
6608
1759 November 2 - 1760 July 10.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6609
1766 April 17 - 1767 December 30.
 
Damaged by damp.
6610
1768 January 16 - 1770 September 26.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
6611
1771 February 28 - 1774 November 21.
 
Damaged by damp. Script fading.
6612
1784 March 25 - 1787 November 24.
 
Pages missing. Damaged by damp,insects and vermin.
This file contains also some secretariat deeds of November 1785, and one letter of 1793 December 31 from the Governor to the Commandeur of Galle (Military Department). The letter belongs to no. 5182.
6613
1788 January 11 - 1789.
 
Damaged by damp, insects and vermin.
Bound up with some miscellaneous deeds of an earlier period.