Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

22.4.1661, 23.4.1661, 24.4.1661 (Monday 22 April 1661)

document 70013040

22. 23. dry. to serve the pompous show, and coronation at London. on which day. 23 I baptised Elizabeth Eldred , the air echoed with cannon shot. towards night it lightened and thundered and rained a very great tempest. it begun London wards. god shot off his warring pieces die 24. a considerable flood.