Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

16.5.1663 (Saturday 16 May 1663)

document 70013880

16. My grey mare foaled a horse colt, which I desire god may bless that I may ride and east my weary feet upon him; a wonderful wet and cold season, giving many barleys a surfeit, and breeding many weeds in corn. this year I sold in hay and straw as much as came to above 8li. my hay was 3. years old.