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September 29, 1759 to October 4, 1759.
William Yarrington diary, 1759-1776.
Yarrington, William, 1738-1811.
New-York Historical Society.
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[Page 3] Saturday Sept. ye 29. Workt gathering of timber for the Fort. Sunday Sept. ye 30th. It was smelting blustering and cold but not extraordinary for ye season. Monday October ye 1st. Nothing of nues remarcibul. Tuesday October ye 2nd. Today draught first day of provisions. Three of salt and two of Fresh. Wensday October ye 3. The Ledere from the other Point joined the party today. Thursday October ye 4. Ye Colonel and the rest of ye party came over today. A searjent and twelve men from the