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Wednesday 20 July 1664 by San Diego Sarah

From the earliest days of colonial history in America, lotteries were…

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Saturday 27 August 1664 by San Diego Sarah

Young Tom Edwards ... his voice has just broken, so his place in the…

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Monday 18 July 1664 by Terry Foreman

"Thence home, and late with my Tangier men about drawing up their…

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Tuesday 19 July 1664 by Gerald Berg

Why does "I'm sure I will" leave me so unsure?

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Friday 15 July 1664 by Chris Squire UK

Re: ’ . . the Duke did it with the greatest ingenuity and love . .…

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Saturday 16 July 1664 by Terry Foreman

San Diego Sarah, Wikipedia has this intro to the Imprest…

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Saturday 30 March 1661 by Terry Foreman

"The £1000 loan" Final SPOILER parts of the L&M note:…

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Friday 29 March 1661 by Terry Foreman

"in readiness presently to go to the East Indies upon some design…

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Wednesday 27 March 1661 by Terry Foreman

"At the office all the morning, where Sir G. Carteret comes, and…

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Sunday 17 July 1664 by Terry Foreman

Sasha Clarkson, you've opened my eyes to my past: I drank some…


Most recently annotated Letters

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Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Claire Martin

"If it thwart noe occasions of yours it might be usefull that you…

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Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Terry Foreman

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

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Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Terry Foreman

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


Most recently annotated Encyclopedia Topics

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Brewer's Yard by Terry Foreman

Craven Street roughly follows the line of Spur Alley, which, until…

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Swan by San Diego Sarah

Swan Upping -- every third week in July The tradition of marking…

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Stone feast by Terry Foreman

1665: This is the day seven years which, by the blessing of God, I…

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Lent by Terry Foreman

Fetal rabbit is fish and can be eaten during Lent In 600, Pope…

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Turpentine by Bill

Pills of boyled Turpentine. Take of Venice Turpentine, boyled till…


Most recently commented-on In-Depth Articles

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At home with Mr and Mrs Pepys by Matt Newton

What an excellent post. Just the kind of details I like. I could…

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Samuel Pepys and Fleet Street by Seeker

There are references elsewhere on this site to the Fountain Tavern in…


Most recently commented-on Site News Posts

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Photos of St Olave's by Terry Foreman

Images for St Olave Hart Street - "Our Church" (Samuel…

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Roll Call. Say hello! by Silver Smith

I have been reading the diary, including the annotations, straight…