Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

6.6.1667 (Thursday 6 June 1667)

document 70015520

June. 6 the Dutch on Harwich coast. Thursday - June. 12. Wednesday. they attempt Chatham river to destroy our great ships with success and continued their pleasure. June. 27. they came up near Gravesend, they put a stop to all trade, and forced us to defend the whole shore. to our charge and amazement.