John Lloyd Williams in Oxford Street, London - 15 July, 1883

from J. Lloyd Williams Diaries 1882-1883:


I went along Oxford St. & by and by the Army came after with band playing & Drums pealing & tambourines jingling. They were going into their Hall. God help their enthusiasm to do good I say.

cite as

John Lloyd Williams, J. Lloyd Williams Diaries 1882-1883. In NLW, number GB 0210 JLLW MB1/3. accessed: 27 May, 2024

location of experience: Oxford Street, London


John Lloyd Williams
Botanist, botanist, editor, examiner […]

Listening to

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performance of 'unknown music' performed by Salvation Army

Experience Information

Date/Time 15 July, 1883
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in public


John Lloyd Williams encounters a Salvation Army band.

Originally submitted by acusworth on Wed, 18 Nov 2015 16:12:31 +0000
Approved on Fri, 18 Nov 2016 12:15:23 +0000