Dr. Alexander et al. in Richmond - at the end of 1840

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1, pages 624-625:

Letter from Bunsen to his wife, London: 15th October - '. . . On October 31, the Consecration is to take place — the title will be, 'Bishop of the Church of St. James at Jerusalem,' in which all parties are understood.' .... 'I hope Ernest wrote to you all details of October 15 :—never had I so celebrated the day, and never again can I so solemnise it !' .... 'I went to fetch Gladstone, to drive with me to the dinner at the Star and Garter, at Richmond, at five o'clock—in the finest weather, after three weeks of rain. Dr. Alexander gave the King's health in an enthusiastic speech. I …   more >>
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Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume 1 (London, 1868), p. 624-625. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1433943170328 accessed: 14 July, 2024

location of experience: Richmond


Baron von Bunsen
Diplomat, scholar, diplomat, Theologian
William Ewart Gladstone
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Listening to

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Gott erhalte unsern Konig performed by Ernest Bunsen
Heil! Friedrich Wilhelm, Heil! performed by Dr. Alexander, Ernest Bunsen, Baron von Bunsen, William Ewart Gladstone
Wer sprenget auf dem stolzen Ross

Experience Information

Date/Time at the end of 1840
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Wed, 10 Jun 2015 14:32:51 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Sep 2015 10:15:32 +0100