Diary 01: Diary of John and Georgiana Molloy: 28 January 1835 - 8 April 1837

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1836 Feby Friday 12th S.E. 62/6 65/8 Meat to Mily 56lb to Mr. Turner 8/- Bobby brot (sic) home Bowler. The whole of the other Cattle absent (1 [...] powder to Shea) Saturday 13th SE 62 70/6 Moderate Wr. Cloudy. Sunday 14 S.E S.W. 62/6 64/6 Cloudy Wr.. performed Divine Service. Monday 15 S.W. 60/6 65/6 Some rain Moderate Wr. Bobby at work for ½ day. Charlotte Heppingstone engaged as a Servant for 6 month at 4£ per Annum Tuesday 16 S.W. 60/6 65/7 Some smart showers of rain. Bobby for the day. Wednesday 17 W. N. 63/6 65/8 Cloudy Wr. LIght showers. The Yearling from Wm's neglect got into the garden & destroyed upwards of a dozen Cabbages Say 11d to be charged to him for this offence. Bobby this day - commenced ploughing the Killiter Thursday 18th S.W. W. SE 60/6 64/8 Bobby all day - plouging the Killiter many [...] - [2 words illeg] bad substitutes in Spike Nails the beam of the Plough - unshipped the Shear & had great difficulty in replacing it - [...] & wrought on until 5 oClock to redeem time partially defeated; The Cattle come late this Evening. Friday 19 S.E 57/6 65/7 Bobby all Day ploughed until one oClock. Saturday 20 North 55/6 66-75/1 65/8 Cloudy Wr. frequent showers (Bobby O.S. only) 4 Doz. [...] from Mr. Kellam - shall I retain them? Sunday 21 S. 60/6 68/1 65/9 Bobby O.S only) performed Divine Service. Monday 22 N. NW 60/6 66/12 64/6 Cloudy, all the appearance of wind approaching - Cask to Shea 15/- Bobby at work from 7 until 2 The Sally Ann arrived from the Swan. [Page 35]