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William Beattie Diary, 1866-1867

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MAY, MONDAY 7. 1866.

Plesent to day finished sowing Wheat this spring crop ploughing for Barley sow at John Heffrons

6th May 1867 Sowed the first of the wheat this seson

TUESDAY, 8.

Fine day ploughing for oats & Barley a slight rain in the evning

Sowing oats

WEDNESDAY, 9. 

Fine to day ploughing with two teams one drawing stones.

Harroing to day

MAY, THURSDAY, 10. 1866.

Warm to day sowed our barley this afternoon William Morros stable catched fire but was put out

9th May sowing wheat windy to day

FRIDAY, 11.

Warm & drie we was ploughing for oats

10th windy sowing wheat finished at hom

SATURDAY, 12. 

Warm & high wind I was sowing oats at hom

11th Sowing wheat at the stone Barn Spring Wheat $2. 12 1/2 cents per Bushel in Guelph

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