Charles C.F. Greville et al. in The Royal Lodge, Windsor - 13 June, 1827, at night

from Journal entry, 17 June 1827, pages 98-99:

I was at the Royal Lodge for one night last Wednesday […] The evening passed off tolerably, owing to the Tyrolese, whom Esterhazy brought down to amuse the King, and he was so pleased with them that he made them sing and dance before him the whole evening; the women kissed his face and the men his hand, and he talked to them in German.

cite as

Charles C.F. Greville, Journal entry, 17 June 1827. In Henry Reeve (ed.), The Greville Memoirs: A Journal of the Reigns of King George IV and King William IV, volume 1 (London, 1874), p. 98-99. accessed: 28 February, 2024

location of experience: The Royal Lodge, Windsor


Charles C.F. Greville
Clerk-in-ordinary to the Privy Council, Political and social diarist, Private secretary
King George IV

Listening to

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Tyrolese singing and dancing performed by Tyrolese performers

Experience Information

Date/Time 13 June, 1827, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:49:59 +0100
Approved on Sat, 30 Jun 2018 17:05:14 +0100