Robert Augustine Luke Nunns in near the family home in Leeds - 19 June, 1852

from The Diary of R.A.L. Nunns, for the year 1852, page 38:

Wrote to Aunt Sarah. The Gardeners came. Began a drawing of Trinity Church in my album. In evening a brass band played on the moor. Went with [brother] Tom to hear it. Saw some ‘darmies’ dancing. Two couples (men) waltzing, surrounded by a large ring of enthusiastic spectators.

cite as

Robert Augustine Luke Nunns, The Diary of R.A.L. Nunns, for the year 1852. In Harold Cresswell Brentnall (ed.), The Diary of R.A.L. Nunns, for the year 1852. Published as a supplement to The Marlburian, August 1931 (Marlborough, August, 1931), p. 38. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1521806427871 accessed: 6 April, 2020

location of experience: near the family home in Leeds

Listeners

Robert Augustine Luke Nunns
Church of England minister
1835-1906

Listening to

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unspecified brass band music

Experience Information

Date/Time 19 June, 1852
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Notes

R.A.L. Nunns' older brother was Thomas Jackson Nunns.


Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:00:28 +0000
Approved on Thu, 29 Mar 2018 17:28:54 +0100