Johann Hinrich Wichern in London - 24 August, 1851

from A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, page 271:

Extract from a letter written by a Daughter of Bunsen, 9 Carlton Terrace: 25th August, 1851 - Wichern makes good use of his time; every minute of the day that is left unoccupied in his present business (of examining establishments and institutions, taking cognisance of what is accomplished and what is wanting) makes him unhappy, as his active and almost restless mind has been so long accustomed to be bent strongly in one decided direction. We directed him yesterday to the church of St. Barnabas, as he wished to witness the Puseyite worship ; and he came back with a headache, from having heard…   more >>
cite as

Baroness von Bunsen, A Memoir of Baron Bunsen Volume II, volume 2 (London, 1868), p. 271. accessed: 6 December, 2023

location of experience: London


Listening to

hide composers
Chant performed by Members of St. Barnabas Church London

Experience Information

Date/Time 24 August, 1851
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Gill on Fri, 12 Jun 2015 13:54:05 +0100
Approved on Fri, 18 Sep 2015 13:45:58 +0100