2 Jun 2012, 1:33 a.m. - Terry Foreman

John Pinchbeck (Pinchbacke): swallows toad with drink. L&M Index

2 Jun 2012, 1:41 a.m. - Terry Foreman

John Pinchbeck was an army officer under Charles I and Charles II; by 1672 Lieut-Colonel of the Duke of Albemarle's Regiment of Foot. L&M Companion

References

Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.

1666