Prince William in Canterbury - 25 August, 1798, at night

from Canterbury Journal, 1798, page 318:

After that the carriages were ordered, and he [Prince William] conducted us to the theatre, and led me into his box. “God save the King” was immediately played, and then the curtain drew up.

cite as

Caroline Powys, Canterbury Journal, 1798. 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. 318. accessed: 9 December, 2023

location of experience: Canterbury


Prince William

Listening to

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'God Save the King'
written by Thomas Arne

Experience Information

Date/Time 25 August, 1798, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:02:08 +0000
Approved on Sun, 28 Jan 2018 14:15:05 +0000