Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

22.7.1666 (Sunday 22 July 1666)

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July. 22. A hot season, good weather for me as my business was(,) blessed by my god, the plague sad in many places of England, lord remove thy hand, our town well, praised be god, London increased to 51. tot. 294 Colchester to 178; I had a sad providence though yet mingled with mercy in my servants Barrets hurt with the rake, god for christs sake continue thy favour on my tabernacle.