December 19-20, 1886

Dec. Sunday 19 1886

Transfer Carriage
Raining heavily nearly
the whole day.
Carry seedy not able to
be up – Puss & I went to St.
Johns at 11- Revd Jenns officiated
Sir M B. lunched with us
Willy Ward called.
Frank returned at 5 P.M. from
Cowichan, he & Frank went to the Cathedral

Monday 20

Transfer Carriage
Raining a great part of the
day. – The Corporation men
put gravel on road opposite house.
In Office – JWT. called.
Long chat with Pooley re Lorne
Estate – Told Mohun I would
buy his ¼ of 1 interest for $600
Drove Puss to call on Mrs.
Jackson – out.

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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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