Josiah Jackson's diaries 1882-1904: index and snippets

Cottage

Date Snippet
Fri 10 Nov 1882

Sent Sam load sand W. C. Hook Gale Cottage, paid Miss Glisbey.
Cottage (95), Gale (10), Glisbey (2), Hook (319), load (292), Miss (918), paid (1944), Sam (168), sand (18), sent (4043)
Fri 24 Nov 1882

Went B. L. cottage.
Cottage (95), Went (826)
Sat 2 Dec 1882

William Barber : furniture ftc Bruham Lodge Cottage today .
Barber (94), Bruham (767), Cottage (95), ftc (833), furniture (30), Lodge (793), today (1127), William (302)
Sat 31 Mar 1883

Have John Grove Hook Gate Cottage today gone B. Street living.
Cottage (95), Gate (403), gone (139), Grove (19), Have (6), Hook (319), John (2874), living (21), Street (121), today (1127)
Sat 2 Feb 1884

Jessy While repairing Tiles ftc Stalls, Stable Cottage, House, ftc /-.
Cottage (95), ftc (833), ftc (833), House (1200), Jessy (2), repairing (37), Stable (27), stalls (39), tiles (68), While (19)
Sat 5 Jul 1884

Agreed Frank Jefferies Cottage.
agreed (1355), Cottage (95), Frank (462), Jefferies (78)
Thu 24 Jul 1884

Went Hook gate lime mortar ftc doing cottage.
Cottage (95), doing (146), ftc (833), Gate (403), Hook (319), lime (256), mortar (22), Went (826)
Sat 24 Apr 1886

John Jefferies Stopping Pigs Cottage Garden.
Cottage (95), garden (137), Jefferies (78), John (2874), Pigs (1328), stopping (31)
Sat 1 May 1886

John Jefferies planted Potatoes Cottage Garden.
Cottage (95), garden (137), Jefferies (78), John (2874), Planted (21), potatoes (144)
Thu 2 Sep 1886

Wrote Post Card Beach Cottage (Shaftesbury) saying .
Beach (3), Card (153), Cottage (95), Post (174), saying (947), Shaftesbury (29), Wrote (2470)
Thu 11 Nov 1886

Put Horse Trap Tom's (Lear), sale Breach Cottage Mrs Annie Ada Lear.
Ada (162), Annie (251), Breach (5), Cottage (95), horse (444), Lear (669), Lear) (1), Mrs (1554), Put (210), Sale (282), Tom (2187), trap (177)
Mon 7 Jan 1889

He Bridge Farm Thomas White Bniham Cottage orchard agreed ? ten pounds Rent commence Christmas allow cannot enter house .
agreed (1355), allow (44), Bniham (132), Bridge (115), cannot (9), Christmas (48), commence (19), Cottage (95), enter (14), Farm (548), House (1200), orchard (95), Pounds (45), rent (270), Ten (26), Thomas (223), White (580)
Thu 24 Jan 1889

Sent cart Load Lime Bruham Cottage.
Bruham (767), cart (151), Cottage (95), lime (256), load (292), sent (4043)
Tue 29 Jan 1889

Sent T. Lumber Bricks bought Fire grate Mr Buckley's sent Bricks B. Cottage.
bought (1410), bricks (65), bricks (65), Buckley (203), Cottage (95), fire (79), Grate (11), Lumber (781), sent (4043), sent (4043)
Thu 31 Jan 1889

called repairs going B. Cottage B. House.
Called (1514), Cottage (95), going (163), House (1200), repairs (45)
Tue 5 Feb 1889

Mr Buckley's Barrel Cement B. Cottage.
Barrel (30), Buckley (203), Cement (4), Cottage (95)
Fri 15 Feb 1889

Tom tiles Bruham Cottage B. House.
Bruham (767), Cottage (95), House (1200), tiles (68), Tom (2187)
Mon 18 Feb 1889

Saw Fred White B. Cottage told Mr Burfitt buy stones old house road.
Burfitt (35), buy (91), Cottage (95), Fred (117), House (1200), old (289), Road (219), Saw (1040), stones (170), told (1155), White (580)
Tue 23 Apr 1889

Mr F. White /c done Bruham Cottage /- /c BJohn castrated Pigs.
BJohn (556), Bruham (767), Castrated (22), Cottage (95), done (281), Pigs (1328), White (580)
Fri 26 Apr 1889

Some Hones hauling stones Cards Farm wall ftc B. Cottage.
cards (64), Cottage (95), Farm (548), ftc (833), hauling (1627), hones (4), Some (60), stones (170), Wall (186)
Fri 26 Apr 1889

Left /c B. House, called Mr F. White decided wall stall B. Cottage agreed begun Monday, price exceed / Perch Building walls.
agreed (1355), begun (28), Building (71), Called (1514), Cottage (95), decided (122), exceed (5), House (1200), Left (30), Monday (364), perch (23), price (188), Stall (62), Wall (186), walls (30), White (580)
Sat 27 Apr 1889

J. Rex gone haul stones Wall B. Cottage.
Cottage (95), gone (139), haul (115), Rex (2123), stones (170), Wall (186)
Thu 2 May 1889

Went E. GoId Building Wall Cottage.
Building (71), Cottage (95), GoId (2), Wall (186), Went (826)
Sat 18 May 1889

Sent T. Hisgrove B. Cottage stones pipes Load Road Dirt Mr Cannon's.
Cannon (97), Cottage (95), dirt (294), Hisgrove (299), load (292), pipes (97), Road (219), sent (4043), stones (170)
Mon 10 Jun 1889

Saw Mr F. White Wall building ftc B. Cottage.
Building (71), Cottage (95), ftc (833), Saw (1040), Wall (186), White (580)
Tue 10 Sep 1889

Agreed Thomas While pull Wall front house B. Cottage.
agreed (1355), Cottage (95), front (42), House (1200), pull (8), Thomas (223), Wall (186), While (19)
Mon 30 Sep 1889

Came Thomas White settled dlging foundations putting pipes grubbing Bank , B. Cottage.
Bank (1010), Came (596), Cottage (95), dlging (1), foundations (4), grubbing (7), pipes (97), putting (152), settled (208), Thomas (223), White (580)
Sat 12 Oct 1889

Mr Golledge gave Policy Insurance Bruham Cottage.
Bruham (767), Cottage (95), Gave (523), Golledge (95), Insurance (66), Policy (29)
Thu 28 Nov 1889

Saw Mr Fred While told Paint Doors lean B. Cottage.
Cottage (95), doors (42), Fred (117), lean (4), Paint (12), Saw (1040), told (1155), While (19)
Fri 26 Sep 1890

Went Mr Strouds pigs weighed Came , A, Tom, Louie Breach Cottage Mrs Lear.
Breach (5), Came (596), Cottage (95), Lear (669), Louie (713), Mrs (1554), Pigs (1328), Strouds (216), Tom (2187), Weighed (277), Went (826)
Mon 16 Feb 1891

Tom Johney Motcombe Breach Cottage Mrs Lear's Funeral.
Breach (5), Cottage (95), funeral (74), Johney (105), Lear (669), Motcombe (74), Mrs (1554), Tom (2187)
Sat 7 Mar 1891

Joseph Hill tonight paid Mr F. Whites Poor rates Lady- Bruham Cottage.
Bruham (767), Cottage (95), Hill (955), Joseph (333), Lady- (11), paid (1944), Poor (191), Rates (137), tonight (250), Whites (21)
Mon 20 Jul 1891

Wet moming breakfast Took Lambs Ewes () Cogley Cottage ground F. Alford thatching Clover Rick.
Alford (28), breakfast (35), Clover (101), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), Ewes (140), Ground (382), Lambs (228), moming (84), Rick (353), thatching (154), Took (139), wet (231)
Tue 1 Sep 1891

Came B. House settled Mrs Peach things bought Frome Poor rates Bruham Cottage.
bought (1410), Bruham (767), Came (596), Cottage (95), Frome (614), House (1200), Mrs (1554), Peach (300), Poor (191), Rates (137), settled (208), things (108)
Mon 23 Nov 1891

T. White paid michaelmas rent Bniham Cottage.
Bniham (132), Cottage (95), Michaelmas (40), paid (1944), rent (270), White (580)
Thu 3 Mar 1892

Charles Spratling died Gables Cottage morning.
Charles (157), Cottage (95), died (153), Gables (367), morning (1314), Spratling (14)
Tue 26 Jul 1892

Bruton Mr Golledge cottage Burrowfield George Francis.
Bruton (758), Burrowfield (217), Cottage (95), Francis (162), George (265), Golledge (95)
Wed 27 Jul 1892

! Frome market, round Came wrote reply Messrs Longboume, Stevens, Powell, saying paid allowed rent faim fair remuneration crop ( Wheat) taken acres Bunowfield requested possession wanted purchaser Cottage (Burrowfield) option taking acres liked Mr Marsh Cheese, deal.
Acres (100), Acres (100), allowed (25), Bunowfield (20), Burrowfield (217), Came (596), cheese (1666), Cottage (95), crop (13), deal (37), faim (3), Fair (108), Frome (614), liked (20), Longboume (16), Market (159), Marsh (190), Messrs (1565), option (2), paid (1944), possession (8), Powell (10), purchaser (2), remuneration (1), rent (270), reply (41), requested (6), round (264), saying (947), Stevens (151), taken (56), taking (35), wanted (149), wheat (475), Wrote (2470)
Thu 28 Jul 1892

reed Catalouge Property (Sir Henry Howe) offered Wincanton today G. Francis buy cottage wanted.
buy (91), catalouge (7), Cottage (95), Francis (162), Henry (311), Howe (1), offered (174), property (20), Reed (3327), Sir (230), today (1127), wanted (149), Wincanton (642)
Wed 21 Mar 1894

On St paid Mr J. Hoskin's Poor Rate Bruham Cottage St orchard Lady Day .
Bruham (767), Cottage (95), Day (95), Hoskin (1), Lady (73), orchard (95), paid (1944), Poor (191), Rate (87)
Wed 2 May 1894

Came wrote Mr Wells told ether farms suit particulars yesterday, offered South Town upon condition named viz ? per asked provide cottage price.
Asked (386), Came (596), condition (21), Cottage (95), ether (1), Farms (22), named (17), offered (174), particulars (12), Per (696), price (188), provide (3), South (357), suit (40), told (1155), Town (532), upon (64), Viz (7), Wells (241), Wrote (2470), yesterday (212)
Tue 8 May 1894

Received Mr Wells saying accept offer ? South Town Farm, Shepton Montague, regreted Cottage Tom Ewes Castle Cary sold .
accept (22), Cary (351), Castle (203), Cottage (95), Ewes (140), Farm (548), Montague (87), offer (64), received (139), regreted (1), saying (947), Shepton (200), Sold (374), South (357), Tom (2187), Town (532), Wells (241)
Sat 14 Jul 1894

J. Rex Lumber load sawdust Victor Furnace Fitin^ Bruham Cottage.
Bruham (767), Cottage (95), Fitin^ (1), Furnace (18), load (292), Lumber (781), Rex (2123), sawdust (71), Victor (1058)
Fri 6 Sep 1895

Mr Stroud Pigs weighed, We cheese Mr F. White's Bruham Cottage St Messrs White Repairs Stc done .
Bruham (767), cheese (1666), Cottage (95), done (281), Messrs (1565), Pigs (1328), repairs (45), Stc (75), Stroud (1409), Weighed (277), White (580), White (580)
Mon 16 Sep 1895

Lumber White Sheet quarters Lime, Bruham Cottage.
Bruham (767), Cottage (95), lime (256), Lumber (781), quarters (23), Sheet (19), White (580)
Wed 18 Sep 1895

Called Bruham Cottage Sc told F. White Chimneys See .
Bruham (767), Called (1514), Chimneys (4), Cottage (95), See (78), told (1155), White (580)
Thu 5 Dec 1895

Hedley Jackson paid Poor Rates Bruham Cottage ( years) paid S Horse.
Bruham (767), Cottage (95), Hedley (112), horse (444), Jackson (124), paid (1944), paid (1944), Poor (191), Rates (137), years (118)
Fri 13 Mar 1896

Saw Mr Shackleton asked Cogley Cottage.
Asked (386), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), Saw (1040), Shackleton (284)
Wed 18 Mar 1896

Mr (ones St Sc Cogley Cottage Sc repair Cogley Wood J Candy F Field commenced Hedge.
Candy (156), Cogley (324), Cogley (324), commenced (69), Cottage (95), Field (181), hedge (120), ones (48), Repair (31), wood (415)
Mon 30 Mar 1896

Beach Cottage Mr James.
Beach (3), Cottage (95), James (591)
Mon 30 Mar 1896

J. Rex hauling mangel hay, Lime ashes Cogley Cottage.
ashes (60), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), hauling (1627), hay (1122), lime (256), mangel (528), Rex (2123)
Wed 1 Apr 1896

Cogley Cottage told T. James mend Roof .
Cogley (324), Cottage (95), James (591), mend (20), Roof (26), told (1155)
Wed 8 Apr 1896

Men Cogley Cottage.
Cogley (324), Cottage (95), Men (1554)
Mon 29 Jun 1896

Reed Cheque ? - - money Bills paid Tiling done Cogley Cottage Sc done farm Mr Shackleton.
bills (99), cheque (1456), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), done (281), done (281), Farm (548), money (230), paid (1944), Reed (3327), Shackleton (284), Tiling (9)
Thu 9 Jul 1896

Mr Barber Sc looked done Cogley Cottage Tiling stalls.
Barber (94), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), done (281), looked (297), stalls (39), Tiling (9)
Fri 19 Mar 1897

St cottage Nothing satisfactory cheese maker.
cheese (1666), Cottage (95), maker (10), Nothing (11), satisfactory (3)
Fri 10 Dec 1897

Mr Galpin ordered apple trees Bruham Cottage.
apple (31), Bruham (767), Cottage (95), Galpin (33), ordered (247), trees (115)
Tue 19 Sep 1899

Reed Emmie Lear asking Mr Clark Water Fathers Cottage Border W. Wood
asking (671), Border (36), Clark (8), Cottage (95), Emmie (20), Fathers (17), Lear (669), Reed (3327), Water (89)
Wed 20 Sep 1899

W. D. E committee meeting agreed Poultry Lectures lectures Pruning gardening grafting spring, Mr Clarke asked W. Lears Cottage Border .
agreed (1355), Asked (386), Border (36), Clarke (296), Committee (364), Cottage (95), Gardening (26), grafting (15), Lears (8), Lectures (39), Lectures (39), meeting (967), Poultry (32), Pruning (22), Spring (49)
Wed 7 Mar 1900

He Mr Hughe's Mr Crump told thai William Lear wished pay rent due Border Cottage Mr C pay .
Border (36), Cottage (95), Crump (72), due (87), Hughe (1), Lear (669), pay (274), pay (274), rent (270), thai (16), told (1155), William (302), wished (56)
Tue 26 Jun 1900

Louie reed Photo Lovtto Cottage John today.
Cottage (95), John (2874), Louie (713), Lovtto (1), Photo (14), Reed (3327), today (1127)
Sat 23 Feb 1901

T. James extracts bill agreed Repair Wood House Cogley Cottage ' window Palour .
agreed (1355), Bill (484), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), extracts (6), House (1200), James (591), Palour (1), Repair (31), Window (16), wood (415)
Mon 13 May 1901

Men planting Cogley Cottage garden.
Cogley (324), Cottage (95), garden (137), Men (1554), planting (33)
Tue 26 Nov 1901

J. Rex fenced old lean roof Cogley Cottage, portion having fallen tonight.
Cogley (324), Cottage (95), fallen (14), fenced (34), having (103), lean (4), old (289), portion (41), Rex (2123), Roof (26), tonight (250)
Sat 30 Nov 1901

Told Candy's condition, Deer wood, Cogley, Old Cottage Cogley wanting repair removal fences wood wanting looked .
Candy (156), Cogley (324), Cogley (324), condition (21), Cottage (95), Deer (5), fences (59), looked (297), old (289), removal (2), Repair (31), told (1155), wanting (10), wanting (10), wood (415), wood (415)
Tue 3 Dec 1901

Reed Mr Stevens saying Sir Henry wished cottage Cogley kept repair.
Cogley (324), Cottage (95), Henry (311), Kept (33), Reed (3327), Repair (31), saying (947), Sir (230), Stevens (151), wished (56)
Thu 5 Dec 1901

Reed cheque Mr Daubery owned receipt Mr Clarke Cogley Cottage notes Repairs wanted done .
cheque (1456), Clarke (296), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), Daubery (10), done (281), notes (10), owned (146), receipt (518), Reed (3327), repairs (45), wanted (149)
Thu 5 Dec 1901

wrote Sir Henry asked Mr Barber repairs done Cogley Cottage.
Asked (386), Barber (94), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), done (281), Henry (311), repairs (45), Sir (230), Wrote (2470)
Mon 9 Dec 1901

Mr W Clarke sent specification Estimate Repairing Cogley Cottage.
Clarke (296), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), estimate (33), repairing (37), sent (4043), specification (3)
Fri 20 Dec 1901

J. Rex hauled Potatoes Cogley Cottage today.
Cogley (324), Cottage (95), hauled (709), potatoes (144), Rex (2123), today (1127)
Tue 7 Jan 1902

Fine dry morning J. Rex ploughing, others Hay hauling Willie Bruton paid Thomas W. Lear's rent cottage Border.
Border (36), Bruton (758), Cottage (95), dry (46), Fine (182), hauling (1627), hay (1122), Lear (669), morning (1314), others (707), paid (1944), ploughing (510), rent (270), Rex (2123), Thomas (223), Willie (383)
Thu 27 Feb 1902

Called Mrs Cannon told Notice Cottage Edward White unless rent paid.
Called (1514), Cannon (97), Cottage (95), Edward (90), Mrs (1554), Notice (252), paid (1944), rent (270), told (1155), unless (19), White (580)
Tue 8 Apr 1902

Mr R-Stride's Horses cart hauling stones old cottage .
cart (151), Cottage (95), hauling (1627), horses (243), old (289), R-Stride (2), stones (170)
Tue 30 Sep 1902

Also Cogley Cottage.
Also (100), Cogley (324), Cottage (95)
Tue 14 Oct 1902

told E. White cottage .
Cottage (95), told (1155), White (580)
Fri 17 Oct 1902

Mrs Jessie White promised Mr Cannon North Bruhm /- Mr Joseph Burfitt promising pay /- per week Edward White occupies cottage tomorrow (Saturday) moming o'clock.
Bruhm (1), Burfitt (35), Cannon (97), Cottage (95), Edward (90), Jessie (7), Joseph (333), moming (84), Mrs (1554), North (146), occupies (2), o'clock (183), pay (274), Per (696), promised (658), promising (5), Saturday (205), tomorrow (666), week (405), White (580), White (580)
Sat 18 Oct 1902

Mrs Jessie White paid /- A/c Edward White's cottage rent Mr Joseph Burfitts promise pay Mrs Cannon /- per week rent notice given contrary.
Burfitts (3), Cannon (97), contrary (2), Cottage (95), Edward (90), given (51), Jessie (7), Joseph (333), Mrs (1554), Mrs (1554), Notice (252), paid (1944), pay (274), Per (696), promise (15), rent (270), rent (270), week (405), White (580), White (580)
Fri 30 Jan 1903

Cosh J. Nash agreed Cogley Cottage W. Whatton married.
agreed (1355), Cogley (324), Cosh (3), Cottage (95), married (50), Nash (32), Whatton (211)
Sat 31 Jan 1903

Cosh doing Cogley Cottage.
Cogley (324), Cosh (3), Cottage (95), doing (146)
Sat 31 Jan 1903

J. Rex ploughing W. Whatton hauled ashes Old Bull Inn Cogley Cottage.
ashes (60), Bull (301), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), hauled (709), Inn (26), old (289), ploughing (510), Rex (2123), Whatton (211)
Mon 2 Feb 1903

Sent W. Whatton Mr Hill laihs ftc; Messrs Peel Sal 's Board Farm Cogley Cottage.
Board (142), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), Farm (548), ftc; (2), Hill (955), laihs (1), Messrs (1565), Peel (171), Sal (6), sent (4043), Whatton (211)
Sat 7 Feb 1903

G. James T. H getting ditch Cogley Cottage.
Cogley (324), Cottage (95), ditch (51), getting (220), James (591)
Thu 19 Feb 1903

W. Whatton Wife Cogley Cottage today.
Cogley (324), Cottage (95), today (1127), Whatton (211), Wife (151)
Sat 21 Feb 1903

Cosh finished Cogley Cottage AI settled .
Cogley (324), Cosh (3), Cottage (95), Finished (341), settled (208)
Sat 21 Feb 1903

His /- per week / reckoned cottage per week making works full /.
Cottage (95), full (23), His (51), making (235), Per (696), Per (696), Reckoned (9), week (405), week (405), Works (62)
Mon 15 Jun 1903

Baker Henderson Bros old Furnace fields Cogley Cottage.
Baker (329), Bros (259), Cogley (324), Cottage (95), fields (92), Furnace (18), Henderson (181), old (289)
Mon 14 Sep 1903

Mr Warburton round told estimate Erection Implement Shed ( finding stones required Old Cottage top Burrowfieid timber T bought Hyde portions required) Mr Clarke submit .
bought (1410), Burrowfieid (8), Clarke (296), Cottage (95), erection (4), estimate (33), finding (3), Hyde (177), Implement (16), old (289), portions (7), required (36), required (36), round (264), shed (30), stones (170), submit (7), timber (64), told (1155), top (281), Warburton (49)
Fri 16 Oct 1903

J. Rex Baker hauled stones old Cottage top Burrowfield Rickyard Reed W C saying receive cans milk sent Oct th.
Baker (329), Burrowfield (217), cans (29), Cottage (95), hauled (709), Milk (1238), Oct (46), old (289), receive (16), Reed (3327), Rex (2123), Rickyard (1), saying (947), sent (4043), stones (170), top (281)
Mon 9 Nov 1903

Reed J W Wilcox Leigh Mendip asking stone Tiles old Cottage.
asking (671), Cottage (95), Leigh (7), Mendip (17), old (289), Reed (3327), Stone (98), tiles (68), Wilcox (43)
Wed 11 Nov 1903

Reed Mr Warburton saying seen Sir Henry stone tiles old Cottage.
Cottage (95), Henry (311), old (289), Reed (3327), saying (947), seen (26), Sir (230), Stone (98), tiles (68), Warburton (49)
Wed 25 Nov 1903

Reed Wilcox J. W. wrote told meet old cottage Saturday (D. V. ) noon.
Cottage (95), meet (154), noon (5), old (289), Reed (3327), Saturday (205), told (1155), Wilcox (43), Wrote (2470)
Thu 10 Dec 1903

Men pulling stone tiles old Cottage.
Cottage (95), Men (1554), old (289), pulling (72), Stone (98), tiles (68)
Sat 12 Dec 1903

lo Bank, Men old timber old cottage Ac.
Bank (1010), Cottage (95), Men (1554), old (289), old (289), timber (64)
Tue 15 Dec 1903

Men hauling stones old cottage.
Cottage (95), hauling (1627), Men (1554), old (289), stones (170)
Mon 4 Jan 1904

Men hauling stones old Cottage ground.
Cottage (95), Ground (382), hauling (1627), Men (1554), old (289), stones (170)

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