Henry Machyn in St Pauls, London - 25 November, 1553

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

The twenty-fifth day of November was St. Katherine's Day. And at night they of Paul's went on procession about Paul's steeple with great lights. And before them St. Katherine and singing with a five hundred lights almost half an hour. And when all was done, they rang all the bells of Paul's at six o'clock.

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/1507125512519 accessed: 23 June, 2024

location of experience: St Pauls, London


Henry Machyn

Listening to

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Religious procession
Church bells

Experience Information

Date/Time 25 November, 1553
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Wed, 04 Oct 2017 14:58:32 +0100
Approved on Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:52:36 +0000