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Most recently annotated Diary Entries

Monday 16 March 1662/63 by Terry Foreman

Bradford, L&M agree the "virginal book" Pepys bought was probably Playford's…

Tuesday 26 November 1661 by Sasha Clarkson

Yes - confirmed by NASA! :) http://eclipse.gsfc.nasa.gov/phase/phases1601.html

Wednesday 13 November 1661 by Chris Squire UK

Adding in the 11 days adjustment for the old calendar takes us to Nov 24 New…

Sunday 15 March 1662/63 by Terry Foreman

Box pews https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Box_pew 17th century pews…

Sunday 24 November 1661 by Bill

QUART, an English Measure, the fourth Part of a Gallon. GALLON [of Wine,] a…

Friday 13 March 1662/63 by Terry Foreman

Another source concerning Friday the…

Thursday 12 March 1662/63 by Terry Foreman

"I did my business as I could wish, both for the persons I had a mind to serve,…

Tuesday 10 March 1662/63 by Terry Foreman

A fresh link to the work referred to by JWB: THE CENTURY OF INVENTIONS, …

Monday 18 November 1661 by Richard Law

From the OED: 1648 T. Gage Eng.-Amer. xix. 144 If they can get any drink…

Saturday 23 November 1661 by Sasha Clarkson

Re Cock/Cocke: what would the difference have been in the shorthand?

Most recently annotated Letters

Balthazar St Michel to Samuel Pepys by Fabbz

LOL

Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Terry Foreman

Dr. Parry-Jones, In the article on Elizabeth in the L&M Companion (Vol. X), the…

Balthazar St Michel to Samuel Pepys by Terry Foreman

"You daily and hourly so comble me" comble : French, "fill"

Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Terry Foreman

"It is implicit, though, from the content of this letter that P had some…

Most recently annotated Encyclopedia Topics

Slops by Bill

SLOPS, a wide Sort of Breeches worn by Seamen. ---An Universal Etymological…

John Fountaine by Bill

FOUNTAINE, JOHN (1600-1671), commissioner of the great seal, 1659-60;…

Lady Jeanne Gerard by Terry Foreman

Her husband, Charles Gerard the 1st Earl of Macclesfield…

Sir Richard Browne (a) by Bill

BROWNE, Sir RICHARD (1605-1683), diplomatist; educated at Merton College,…

John Downes by Bill

DOWNES, JOHN (fl. 1666), regicide; sat for Arundel in the Long parliament,…

Most recently commented-on In-Depth Articles

A Voice for Elizabeth by Cara

Jeannine, this is a superb article, with loads to think about, and a really…

'Plague: Murder has a New Friend' by C.C. Humphreys by Bill

Too bad there is no ebook version.

Sunday Lunch with Mr and Mrs Pepys by Carol

Thank you so much for this Sue. I now have a clear picture in my head of how…

The Garden at the Navy Office by Weavethe hawk

I would love to know where I could see a larger version of the 1742 print…

The Bagwells by Gillian Bagwell

http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/55358060/person/13807389864

Most recently commented-on Site News Posts

A new Pepys walk around Westminster by Bill

I stopped off in London on my return to America and spent the afternoon doing…

Pepys Family Tree updated by Sasha Clarkson

Thanks Phi! :) Might I make a further request for when your busy schedule…

Diary and Encyclopedia data available by kyle mathews

The link to the JSON file seems broken... could it be restored? I'm hoping to…

Samuel Pepys' Playlist on BBC Radio 4 by Ivan

One of the contributors describes "Beauty Retire" as "haunting" but to my ears…

'Great Fire of London' TV drama by Kathryn Myers

Terry, Mays is brilliant! What an amazing actor!