No Peter unfortunately they are not.
There are even "mother" films in The Hague but they wont put them on
CD for me as those are the only films and they do their copying
outside and wont take the risk of having them lost, burned, kidnapped,
So I have been trying to get them from the Mormons. The Mormons do not
sell copies to private individuals unless I get permission from the
source in Colombo, and that is what I am trying to do for some time
now. The Mormons do have the largest copy material for Ceylon with
last wills and BMD and correspondence from Dutch times.
You can order copies to view at your local LDS center, the originals
looked terrible in The Hague and you have to know Dutch. From the
English times they should be in English (I have not seen due to lack
On 16/08/05, Peter Roy Goggin <prgoggin(a)swiftdsl.com.au> wrote:
I understand the Dutch Reformed Church kept very good BMD records for
Dutch Burgher community in Ceylon. Are these records accessible on line ?
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