Henry Machyn in From Holywell to Shoreditch, London - 21 October, 1559

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

The twenty-first day of October was carried from Holywell unto Shoreditch my lady the Countess of Rutland with thirty clerks and priests singing and many poor men and poor women in black gowns, a sixty and more mourners to the number of a hundred, and two heralds of arms, Mr. Garter and Mr. York. Then came the corpse before a great banner of arms […]

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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/1507383100862 accessed: 18 June, 2024

location of experience: From Holywell to Shoreditch, London


Henry Machyn

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Funeral procession performed by Clerks and priests

Experience Information

Date/Time 21 October, 1559
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Sat, 07 Oct 2017 14:31:41 +0100
Approved on Thu, 30 Nov 2017 14:54:29 +0000