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Samuel Wray

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A narrative of the adventures of Samuel Wray now living at Kempston, Bedfordshire, from the time of his volunteering for that parish in 1796, till his return to England in 1815, published by C.B. Merry, 1823, Bedford.

Page Six

Samuel Wray, page 6

Bedfordshire Libraries, 2007

The Regiment was ordered to move into the Castle of Good Hope. Wray describes the gallows and rack on the north side of the castle and the manner of punishment on the Cape including flogging, branding and the rubbing of salt into wounds.


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