chapter  IV
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CHAPTER IV

THE Tywan, under the comI9and of Captain Cubitt, with Mr. Burneby, the Rev. Mr. Copping,! Mr. John Turner, and Mr. Thomas HeUowes, arrived at Bangkok on the 12th September, 1678-

George White, who was in the capital at the time, wrote 2 to his correspondent, Mr. Ayloffe at Masulipatam, announcing the arrival of the frigate. He speaks of Mr. Burneby as a "very-worthy gentleman, whose favour he had the happiness to enjoy," and who had been received It with abundance of satisfaction and content." The inspector had, therefore, made a very favourable impression on landing.