May 13, 1766

1766 May 13 (Tuesday).  By Virtue of a Letter from Dr. Crosby I was induced to go to Shrewsbury, who raised their Meeting-House.  Capt. Maynard accompanyed me up to Mr. Sumners; where I dined.  Messrs. Martyn, Maccarty, and Morse there.  It was late when we supped.  We Sung at Eve within the Frame of the Building.  I appointed and read Dr. Watts’s Hymn in imitation of Ps. 132.  I [prayed?] at Table, and Mr. Martyn returned Thanks.  Squire Whipple was my Company in coming Home.  Caleb and John harrow new turned up Ground at the Island.