Henry Machyn in London, England - 8 August, 1553

from A London Provisioner's Chronicle, 1550-1563:

The eighth day of August was buried the noble King Edward VI and seventh year of his reign. And at his burying was the greatest moan made for him of his death as ever was heard or seen. Both of all sorts of people weeping and lamenting. And first of all went a great company of children in their surplices and clerks singing ...

cite as

Henry Machyn, and Colette Moore, Marilyn Miller and Richard W. Bailey (ed.), A London Provisioner's Chronicle, 1550-1563. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1507124751079 accessed: 12 June, 2024

location of experience: London, England


Henry Machyn

Listening to

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singing performed by Children and clerks

Experience Information

Date/Time 8 August, 1553
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Wed, 04 Oct 2017 14:45:51 +0100
Approved on Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:36:37 +0000