William Monk, Diary 1917 of an allotment run by Clayton-le-Moors Working Mens Club, item 12

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1917

9

March.


including, messrs Hardy, Owen +

Hudson of the Land Committe.

Therefore the committe changed to 

messrs McPherson Hardy, Walsh Monk

+ Lancaster. We then decided to ask 

the advice of Mr. Watts, Parks superintendent

and he promised to do whatever

he could to make it a success (no

doubt his advice has proved so.)

He spaced the land out, and saw

to the purchase of 30 cwt seed

potatoes the price then proving very

high 36£. also seeds for Beans, Peas, 

Turnips, Carrotts, Leek, Onions, Parsnips

Leek + Beet, Lettuce. We also bought

Spades, Forks Rakes etc + Barrow.

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1917

9

March.


including, messrs Hardy, Owen +

Hudson of the Land Committe.

Therefore the committe changed to 

messrs McPherson Hardy, Walsh Monk

+ Lancaster. We then decided to ask 

the advice of Mr. Watts, Parks superintendent

and he promised to do whatever

he could to make it a success (no

doubt his advice has proved so.)

He spaced the land out, and saw

to the purchase of 30 cwt seed

potatoes the price then proving very

high 36£. also seeds for Beans, Peas, 

Turnips, Carrotts, Leek, Onions, Parsnips

Leek + Beet, Lettuce. We also bought

Spades, Forks Rakes etc + Barrow.


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  • November 1, 2017 15:14:27 Thomas A. Lingner

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    1917

    9

    March.


    including, messrs Hardy, Owen +

    Hudson of the Land Committe.

    Therefore the committe changed to 

    messrs McPherson Hardy, Walsh Monk

    + Lancaster. We then decided to ask 

    the advice of Mr. Watts, Parks superintendent

    and he promised to do whatever

    he could to make it a success (no

    doubt his advice has proved so.)

    He spaced the land out, and saw

    to the purchase of 30 cwt seed

    potatoes the price then proving very

    high 36£. also seeds for Beans, Peas, 

    Turnips, Carrotts, Leek, Onions, Parsnips

    Leek + Beet, Lettuce. We also bought

    Spades, Forks Rakes etc + Barrow.

  • November 1, 2017 15:13:39 Thomas A. Lingner

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    1917

    9

    March.


    including, messrs Hardy, Owen +

    Hudson of the Land Committe.

    Therefore the committe changed to 

    messrs McPherson Hardy, Walsh Monk

    + Lancaster. We then decided to ask 

    the advice of Mr. Watts, Parks superintendent 

    and he promised to do whatever

    he could to make it a success (no

    doubt his advice has proved so.)

    He spaced the land out, and saw

    to the purchase of 30 cwt seed

    potatoes the price then proving very

    high 36£. also seeds for Beans, Peas, 

    Turnips, Carrotts, Leek, Onions, Parsnips

    Leek + Beet, Lettuce. We also bought

    Spades, Forks Rakes etc + Barrow.


  • June 13, 2017 17:24:42 L G

    1917

    9

    March.


    including, messrs Hardy, Owen +

    Hudson of the Land Committe.

    Therefore the committe changed to 

    messrs McPherson Hardy, Walsh monk

    + Lancaster. We then decided to ask 

    the advice of Mr. Watts, Parks superintendent 

    and he promised to do whatever

    he could to make it a success (no

    doubt his advice has proved so.)

    He spaced the land out, and saw

    to the purchase of [] 30 cwt seed

    potatoes the price then proving very

    high. 36£. also seeds for Beans, Peas, 

    Turnips, Carrots, leek, Onions, Parsnips

    Leek + Beet, Lettuce. We also bought

    Shades, Forks Rakes etc + Barrow.


  • February 28, 2017 19:08:39 Danielle Catalano

    1917

    9

    March.


    including, messrs Hardy, Owen +

    Hudson of the Land Committe.

    Therefore the committe changed to 

    messrs McPherson Hardy, Walshmonk

    + Lancaster. We then decided to ask 

    the advice of Mr. Watts, Parks superintendent 

    and he promised to do whatever

    he could to make it a success (no

    doubt his advice has proved so.)

    He spaced the land out, and saw

    to the purchase of [] 30 cwt seed

    potatoes the price then proving very

    high. 36£. also seeds for Beans, Peas, 

    Turnips, Carrots, leek, Onions, Parsnips

    Leek + Beet, Lettuce. We also bought

    Shades, Forks Rakes etc + Barrow.


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