Thursday 2 July 1668

Called up by a letter from W. Coventry telling me that the Commissioners of Accounts intend to summons me about Sir W. Warren’s Hamburg contract, and so I up and to W. Coventry’s (he and G. Carteret being the party concerned in it), and after conference with him about it to satisfaction I home again to the office. At noon home to dinner, and then all the afternoon busy to prepare an answer to this demand of the Commissioners of Accounts, and did discourse with Sir W. Warren about it, and so in the evening with my wife and Deb. by coach to take ayre to Mile-end, and so home and I to bed, vexed to be put to this frequent trouble in things we deserve best in.

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Terry Foreman   Link to this

The Royal Society today at Arundel House — from the Hooke Folio Online

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Terry Foreman   Link to this

John Evelyn's Diary

2d July, 1668. Sir Samuel Tuke, Bart [ ], and the lady he had married this day, came and bedded at night at my house, many friends accompanying the bride.

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"Sir W. Warren’s Hamburg contract"

L&M note this the mast contract of 1664.

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