These lists update every five minutes.

Most recently annotated Diary Entries

New since your last visit

Saturday 1 May 1669 by San Diego Sarah

Today the Court's short Newmarket vacation ended: At 4 o'clock in…

New since your last visit

Friday 30 April 1669 by San Diego Sarah

PART 4 218 To this, his majesty replied, that the moderation…

New since your last visit

Thursday 29 April 1669 by San Diego Sarah

PART 3 212 From the race-ground his majesty being very much…

New since your last visit

Wednesday 28 April 1669 by San Diego Sarah

Meanwhile, with the Court in Newmarket, Cosmo, the future Grand Duke…

New since your last visit

Monday 26 April 1669 by San Diego Sarah

"The King and Court went out of town to Newmarket this morning…

New since your last visit

Tuesday 27 April 1669 by San Diego Sarah

PART 2 206 Besides the principal church, there is little worthy…

New since your last visit

Thursday 19 November 1668 by Alev Öncül

"Bess must know that Sam writes in his diary most days, and after…

New since your last visit

Monday 23 July 1660 by Doug Quixote

"in consideration of ...". A Deed under seal does not need…

New since your last visit

Tuesday 11 May 1669 by Harry R

How was the May-dew gathered? Something like this, perhaps, but for a…

New since your last visit

Monday 5 April 1669 by San Diego Sarah

PART 4 When I am enlightened by fresh instructions I will enter…


Most recently annotated Encyclopedia Topics

New since your last visit

Cambridge University by San Diego Sarah

Cosmo, the future Grand Duke of Turin, and his retinue visited…

New since your last visit

Cambridge by San Diego Sarah

Then he remembered things about St.…

New since your last visit

Christ's College, Cambridge by San Diego Sarah

Cosmo, the future Grand Duke of Turin, visited Cambridge on May…

New since your last visit

Jesus College, Cambridge by San Diego Sarah

On 1/11 May, 1669, Cosmo, the future Grand Duke of Turin, visited…

New since your last visit

Queens' College, Cambridge by San Diego Sarah

On May 1/11, 1669 Cosmo, the future Grand Duke of Turin, visited…


Most recently annotated Letters

New since your last visit

Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Claire Martin

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

New since your last visit

Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Terry Foreman

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

New since your last visit

Samuel Pepys to John Evelyn by Terry Foreman

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


Most recently commented-on In-Depth Articles

New since your last visit

Walking Pepys's London by Jeremy Buck

Jacky Collis Harvey is giving an online zoom talk about the book, on…

New since your last visit

The Next Chapter of Samuel Pepys by Rogue Royalle

What a remarkable postscript. Strangely, I feel I know this man I…

New since your last visit

The Bagwells by Cliff

Fascinating reading John - and convincing!

New since your last visit

A bill of exchange by San Diego Sarah

In 1668 Josiah Child, reputed to a fanatique, a victualler to the…

New since your last visit

The Plot Against Pepys by San Diego Sarah

A belated answer to Oliver Mundy. I Googled "Deborah Egmond 1679"…


Most recently commented-on Site News Posts

New since your last visit

Daily London weather descriptions by San Diego Sarah

Keith J Tinkler's weather page sadly seems to have disappeared. He…

New since your last visit

Recent Press by Cliff

As I usual with me I came late to the party and missed a lot of the…

New since your last visit

Roll Call. Say hello! by AUGUST SPIER

This is Gus Spier. I believe I started following the diary 'way back,…