Charles Clark in Fairlop, Essex - between July, mid 18th Century and July, the 1840's

from Fairlop fair and its founder; or, facts and fun for the forest frolickers , page 10:

[Mr Daniel Day, 1683-1767, a ‘block and pump maker, of the parish of St John, Wapping’, founded the Fairlop fair]

 Long previous to Mr Day’s exit Fairlop fair was known all over Essex, and the adjoining counties ; and naturally the inhabitants of Wapping, and the eastern parts of London, could not be ignorant of it, consequently it was attended by a vast concourse of people. The engine-makers, pump-makers, and block-makers of Wapping, and other places contiguous to the river, a few years before Mr Day’s death [1767], …   more >>

cite as

Charles Clark, Fairlop fair and its founder; or, facts and fun for the forest frolickers (Essex, 1847), p. 10. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1521812006139 accessed: 7 April, 2020

location of experience: Fairlop, Essex

Listeners

Charles Clark
Author, editor, Farmer, printer
1806-1880

Listening to

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Fair procession band music

Experience Information

Date/Time between July, mid 18th Century and July, the 1840's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:33:26 +0000
Approved on Thu, 29 Mar 2018 18:06:13 +0100