May 1st.  The Wind N. very calm & moderately warm, but dark and cloudy all day. yet continued dry all day .
2d.  The Wind N. calm, cloudy & dark all day, and moderately warm, & made no rain this day neither   ☞ [this pointing hand symbol is in the margin, pointing at this line sw] had Wm. Griffith the Weaver served with notice in writing [to sw] part from my house & lands next Allsts.
3d.  The Wind N. E calm, sun shiny, fair and warm all day, and a very great dew this morning, & the Sun at its riseing as red as blood, as it was last night like – –wise at setting.
4th.  The Wind N. E. calm, sunshiny, fair & warm all day, and a very great dew this morning equall to a moderate rain. The Market at LLanerch- -mêdd something higher than before.
5th.  The Wind N.E. very calm, sun shiny, fair & warm, and a very great dew. in the morning. continued fair, warm& pleasant all day.
6th.  The Wind W. very calm, warm & pleasantand sun Shiny all day; A full Market to day at LLanfechell, & plenty of Butcher's meat.
7th.  The Wind N. W. blowing fresh & sharp till 7 in ye Morn all the rest of the day very calm and hot: My Servants all this week are plowing for, & sowing Barley.
8th.  The Wind E. in the morning, but settled afterwards at N. very calm, sun shiny and warm all day. The Priest preached on Ecclesiastes Chap. 11th. vers. 9th.

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Monday the 8th. of this month of May 1743 was laid the foundation of Bodorgan Wind– = Mill near LLanfeirian.

9th.  The Wind N.E. calm, sun shîny & very hot all day. To day I finished Sowing Barley, & tunned my Cowslip Ale.

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