September 8-9, 1886

Sept Wednesday 8 1886

Pony Carriage & Winter
Drove Dewdney to town called
at Custom House got parcel
from Jack. Arranged with Capt
Lewis to leave in Douglas for
Fort Rupert on Monday.
Carry, Puss, Mrs. D went to Tennis M.B.B.
Carry Puss, self & the Dewdneys
also the Cornwalls dined with the

Thursday 9

Pony Carriage
Drove to town.
The Admiral sent the [Launch]
for us including the Dewdneys
we lunched with him & then
went over the Dockyard, inspected
the [Torpedoboats] &c, & returned
in the launch. Puss remained at

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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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