George Washington Papers

[Diary entry: 8 June 1771]

8. Rid to the Plantn. at the Ferry—then into the Neck, & so home to Dinner, by Muddy hole.

Henceforth, GW usually refers to Capt. John Posey’s former plantation, all of which he now controlled either by purchase or rental, as Ferry plantation, the ferry there being its most distinctive feature.

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