Henry Machyn in London, England - 2 June, 1559

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

The second day of June was buried at Little St. Bartholomew my Lady Barnes, the wife of Sir George Barnes, knight and late mayor of London … And there she had pennon of arms, and Mr. Clarenceux, king of arms. And there was a twenty clerks singing before her to the church, all in English, and all the place hanged and the street and church with black and arms. And after, Mr. Horne made a sermon. And after, the clerks sang Te Deum laudamus in English. And after, buried with a song. And before song, …   more >>

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/1507376444767 accessed: 24 February, 2024

location of experience: London, England


Henry Machyn

Listening to

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Funeral procession performed by Clerks
Te Deum laudamus performed by Clerks

Experience Information

Date/Time 2 June, 1559
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Sat, 07 Oct 2017 12:41:02 +0100
Approved on Thu, 30 Nov 2017 14:43:06 +0000