11th Sunday – Snow about 6 inches dep but not very cold, clear’d up at 12 O’Clock with Wind at N.W. Staid at home all day, no company but Mrs. Wirgman & her son. Commenc’d this day feeding my Sheep which has not been necessary untill now, Pastures being good & uncovered
From the journal of Captain Henry Thompson, December 11, 1814. Courtesy the Friends of Clifton.