Caroline Powys in High Street, Southampton - 3 August, 1792

from Journal of Isle of Wight, 1792, pages 273–274:

On the 3rd August 1792 the first stone of the new church, called All Saints, was laid. We saw it from a stand erected in the High Street just opposite, and the windows of every house were filled with company to see…   more >>

cite as

Caroline Powys, Journal of Isle of Wight, 1792. 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. 273–274. accessed: 30 May, 2023

location of experience: High Street, Southampton


Caroline Powys

Listening to

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'Rule Britannia'
written by Thomas Arne
performed by Mr. Bird

Experience Information

Date/Time 3 August, 1792
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 23 Jan 2018 21:19:15 +0000
Approved on Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:28:42 +0000