John Bird in Cardiff - 27 July, 1800

from Diary of John Bird of Cardiff, 27 July 1800, page 124:

The Militia went to Church and in the Evening Paraded in the Castle. A great number of Ladies and Gentlemen and others were highly gratified by the Officers causing the Glamorgan Band to play for near 2 Hours in Front of the Castle.
cite as

John Bird, Diary of John Bird of Cardiff, 27 July 1800. In Hilary M. Thomas (ed.), The diaries of John Bird of Cardiff : clerk to the first Marquess of Bute 1790-1803 (Cardiff, 1987), p. 124. accessed: 22 March, 2023

location of experience: Cardiff


John Bird
clerk to the First Marquess of Bute

Listening to

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military band in front of Cardiff Castle performed by Glamorgan Militia Band

Experience Information

Date/Time 27 July, 1800
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by th4 on Sun, 08 Dec 2013 14:51:00 +0000