1736 May 1 (Saturday). David Bathrick went with my Team to the Ministerial Lot and brought up a Load of the Posts and Rails got by Lieutenant Holloway etc. P.M. Mr. Ivory Hovey came up to see me and Returned to Marlborough. He informed me of the Death of Mr. Mather Withington, late preacher and in Nomination at Marlborough. David ploughed part of the Afternoon.