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1877, August 22nd, Wednesday


  • James Sabin, ill
  • Elizabeth Gibbs, better
  • Joshua Lines’s wife, worse
  • Mr Pettipher senior, dropsy
  • Hannah Keene, better.

1877, August 24th, Friday

St Bartholomew. Morning Prayer, Litany and Ante Communion.

Mrs Inns was churched.

Visited Widow Cakebread, Joseph Dale – Ill, Elizabeth Gibbs.

1877, August 25th, Saturday

Elizabeth Gibbs’s daughter Mrs Padbury came this afternoon and asked me to go and see her mother as she thought she could not live. I went across and conversed and read and prayed with her.

1877, August 26th, Sunday

Taught Boys’ Sunday School this morning.

Visited Buckingham – well and was at work from middle of week.


  • Widow Keene, better
  • Joshua Lines’s wife, a little better
  • Misses Dix who told me that the Buckinghams sent their children begging all over the place although Mrs Norris of Swalcliffe sent up to them almost every day.

Read about the Rev Edward Stevens here.