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William Beattie Diary, 1866-1867

Beattie_Diary 21.pdf

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MAY, MONDAY, 14. 1866.

rather cold & some frost at night I finished ploughing at hom

13th Wet this morning I was sowing wheat

TUESDAY, 15.

a little cold with frost at night I finished sowing oats at hom

A little wet sowing wheat on the sod at John Elmslies

WEDNESDAY, 16. 

Very cold in the morning was at Fergus at church fast day

15th Rather cold at Fergus at church

 MAY, THURSDAY, 17. 1866.

Not quit so cold was ploughing for oats at the ston houce I was hunting for our year olds

16th Cold I was sowing oats and grass seed

FRIDAY, 18.

Mild & warm to day we was ploughing

17th cold I was Harrowing

SAATURDAY, 19.

Warm we finished sowing at the ston house sowed twelve acres Mare Foaled this morning

18th Not so cold I was sowing wheat

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