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Title: C. Bell, Liverpool, To Rev Robert Gage, Rathlin Island
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileBell, Christopher/59
SenderBell, Christopher
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationsolicitor?
Sender Religionunknown
OriginLiverpool, England
DestinationBallycastle, Co. Antrim, N. Ireland
RecipientRev. Robert Gage
Recipient Gendermale
SourceT1883/60: Copied By Permission of D B McLaughlin Esq. #TYPE LET Christopher Bell, Liverpool, To Rev Robert Gage, Rathlin Island. 19th March 1847.
ArchiveThe Public Record Office Northern Ireland.
Doc. No.8810033
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
Log06:10:1988 GC created 01:02:1989 ET input 02:02:19
Word Count102
TranscriptSt. Judes Irish Relief Committee
Rev. Robt Gage Case of H. J. [Wilker?] Esq
Rathlin Island Liverpool March 19th

Revd. [Reverend?] Sir
The Committee have instructed me to transmit you the sum of 20 pounds
May 1846 for the Cultivation & cropping of your crops
or other land. Confident that they are the funds or [fettered?] this
providing for the [inconvenience?] of many your my object being to [?]
May the Lord of the Harvest bless the seeds without distinction of
corn flour and its produce or party.
We have turned our attention to this mode of Relief and in consequence of
the [?] measures having release many labourer from the agricultural
class, please give us your opinion on the weather.
Yours faithfully
Christopher Bell