Caroline Powys in Winchester - 23 July, 1760
from Plymouth Journal, 1760, page 81:
They have now eight regiments encamped there, seven militia, one of regulars. We saw the Berkshire exercise, who really performed well; the view of a camp and their martial music is very pleasing.
Caroline Powys, Plymouth Journal, 1760. In Climenson, Emily J. (ed.), Passages from the Diaries of Mrs. Philip Lybbe Powys of Hardwick House, Oxon. A.D. 1756 to 1808 (London, 1899), p. 81. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1516718406247 accessed: 7 April, 2020
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|Martial music||performed by Band of the Berkshire regiment|
|Date/Time||23 July, 1760|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, outdoors, in public|