Journals

Fourth Journey (MS 107/3/1-2)

30th June 1779


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[30th June 1779]
30

term: 50 - 56 - 51.
het selvde weer. dog bedaarde met den avond. de wind in het z:o:

bleef nog by de Predicant. groef in de grond. gemengeld klei met sand en kleine keitjes, en geen voet op vele plaatsen of yserklip:

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[30th June 1779]
30

Thermometer: 50-56-51.
The same weather but becoming calmer in the evening. south-east wind.

Stayed on with the Parson. Dug in the soil: clay mixed with sand and small pebbles; in many places, less than a foot underneath this there was ironstone.