PESHALL, Sir John re William MOUNTAIN
National Archives, Kew CO48/45, 202
Near Chelsea Hospital
Sep 8 1819
I beg leave to recommend to your Lordship's notice Mr. William MOUNTAIN as a settler for the Cape of Good Hope with a Party of Men under him, he being a most respectable man, with whom I have been acquainted for many years, and I well know his qualification for the same, which will much oblidge
Your Lordship's most obedient and faithful humble servant
John PESHALL Bt.