June 26-27, 1886

June Saturday 26 1886

[Up at] 4 got well out of the
Inlet at 5. Launched a canoe
& Green & Guillod went ashore
& made rough survey for one
Reserve – making – 6- in all
for the Hesquiat Tribe. [Fair]
Head wind reached Clayoquot
Sound at 2 PM. & anchored
in Dodgers Cove Island
at 5-30-P.M. Capt Lewis &
Mr Cox came on board.

Sunday 27

Got under way at 5 AM
Fair wind. Reached Victoria
at 3-30 PM distance [left blank] miles
Drove home in Transfer
Carriage. Found all well.


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Peter O’Reilly’s 1886 diary has been transcribed by volunteers and staff at Point Ellice House Museum & Gardens and is for informational purposes only. Researchers interested in this diary are advised to consult the original document housed at the Royal British Columbia Museum & Archives, found in MS-2894, the O’Reilly family fonds.

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