August 29-30, 1886

August Sunday 29 1886

Church at St. Johns Rev
Jenns officiated – Sir Matthew
dined with us – Drummond
& Col OBrien called.

Very seedy Carry remained
at home Puss went to the Cathedral

Monday 30

Very unwell – remained
in bed all the forenoon.
Recd. a letter from Capt Lewis
to say the Douglas was out
of repair & could not be ready
before Wednesday.
Two young Englishmen called
[left blank] & [left blank] to inquire as
to land &c.

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Peter O’Reilly’s 1886 diary has been transcribed by volunteers and staff at Point Ellice House Museum & Gardens and is for informational purposes only. Researchers interested in this diary are advised to consult the original document housed at the Royal British Columbia Museum & Archives, found in MS-2894, the O’Reilly family fonds.

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