King Philip in St Paul's Church, London - 18 October, 1554

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

The eighteenth day of October King Philip came down on horseback from Westminster unto Paul's, with many lords, being received under a canopy at the west end. And the lord Viscount Montague bore the sword before the King. And there he heard a Spanish bishop and Spaniards sang Mass. And after Mass, he went back to Westminster to dinner.

cite as

Henry Machyn, and Colette Moore, Marilyn Miller and Richard W. Bailey (ed.), A London Provisioner's Chronicle, 1550-1563. accessed: 30 May, 2024

location of experience: St Paul's Church, London


King Philip

Listening to

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Mass performed by Spaniards

Experience Information

Date/Time 18 October, 1554
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 09 Oct 2017 11:47:24 +0100
Approved on Fri, 01 Dec 2017 09:38:51 +0000