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William Beattie Diary, 1866-1867

Beattie_Diary 14.pdf

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MARCH, MONDAY, 26. 1866

Very stormy on the 25 & frosty to day I was choping this forenoon over at Enotville in the afternoon

25th Frosty & cold drawing rails George at Guelph with oats & Barley


clening oats this fornoon & choping in the afternoon

26 Drawing Rails George at Guelph with oats 66 Bushels


Cold to day George in Guelph with oats 63 Bushels at 28 cents per Bushel $17.64 cents

27 Drawing rails George at Guelph with Barley 60 Bushels at 52 cents

MARCH, THURSDAY, 29. 1866. 

I was at hom to day making sugar {troughfs?}

28 Drawing rails


At home to day I rented John Elmslies Farm at the rate of $100 per year for five years

29th Thursday I was at Fergus paying seat rents George at Guelph with Barley 57 Bushels at 52 cents


A little soft & snowing this forenoon. I was at Guelph with oats 59 Bushels at 29 cents per Bushel $17.11 cents

30 Drawing rails the others clening grain sold Andrew Hudson 40 Bushels oats

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