November 23-24, 1886

Nov. Tuesday 23 1886

Fine mild day – Frank
repaired the floor of the cellar
with cement. – Remained at
home. –
Drove Carry to town
John called. – The four Drakes
Pooley & Capt Nicolls dined
with us.

Wednesday 24

Rained heavily during the
Phillips delivered 4 sacks of
potatoes – making 5 of the [ten]
ordered – he also delivered 2 sacks
of Turnips.
Blowing a gale from the SW. all
the day.

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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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