7th Surrey Volunteers et al. in London - 1862

from Evidence of Major Beresford of the 7th Surrey Volunteers, page 655:

Nothing tends to bring the men so much together as a band, and when it plays on the parade ground, the members come there and bring their friends with them and they walk about there just as well as they could in a park.
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Evidence of Major Beresford of the 7th Surrey Volunteers. In Charles Shaw-Lefevre Viscount Eversley (ed.), Report of the commissioners appointed to inquire into the condition fo the Volunteer Force in Great Britain. Command Papers; Reports of Commissioners, 1862 [3053] (1862), p. 655. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1366045009 accessed: 28 May, 2024

location of experience: London


Listening to

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Unspecified military band music

Experience Information

Date/Time 1862
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Thu, 28 Nov 2013 10:47:20 +0000