Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

6.3.1647 (Saturday 6 March 1647)

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6: God in merciful providence, when I was at a great strait, had tried all my friends and could not provide myself an horse, supplied me with one from Robert Potters : this day heard that Sir Tho: Fairfax his army was come to quarter in our parts of the kingdom, the Lord in mercy turn it into good, some of the generals own regiment at Halsted.