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About Monday 22 January 1665/66

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To be fair, Greenwich and Deptford and Wricklemarsh (north and east of Blackheath) are all very close to each other, but certainly a day crammed with appointments. The time taken on the river to and from Depteford would vary according to the tide and the amount of rain (I don't think it had rained much recently).

About Sunday 10 December 1665

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Margaret Willes's book "The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn" explores the friendship between them, which really flourished later. And of course, Evelyn wrote that charming tribute in his diary when Pepys died.

About Monday 4 September 1665

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Combe Farm continued through the centuries, including being photographed on 11th August 1858. The farmhouse was eventually demolished in 1901.

Interesting that Pepys refers to Woolwich as "home" in this entry.

About Sunday 3 September 1665

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Or take the train (first passenger-carrying railway in London 1836 - 1838) from London Cannon Street or London Bridge, or even better do as Pepys did and travel by boat. A number of sites in Greenwich with Pepys connections.