The official diary of the Gould mission to Lhasa sent by the British government. Read more about the mission diary.
Today was a holiday. Mr. Gould used it for clearing up arrears. The Doctor spent it in bed with a sore throat. Chapman, Nepean and Richardson climbed a hill to the South-East of the city. Chapman actually climbed several hills but one was enough for the other two.
Kusho Namdun La a favourite, of the late Dalai Lama called on Mr. Gould.
Author: Hugh Richardson [see handwritten annotations in Diary by Hugh Richardson in MS. Or. Richardson 2, Bodleian Libary, Department of Oriental Collections, University of Oxford]
Page Reference: Pt VI p.4