Frances Calvert et al. in Ramsgate, Kent - late October, 1809, at night

from Journal entry, October 1809, pages 144–145:

Lady Wellington dined here; in the evening came the Duchess of Manchester, Lady Saltoun, her son Lord Saltoun, and two daughters, and several other people. There was a fiddle, and twelve couples danced till past twelve o’clock. Isabella [Frances Calvert's daughter] was, of course, very happy.

cite as

Frances Calvert, Journal entry, October 1809. In Mrs. Warrenne [Alice E.] Blake (ed.), An Irish Beauty of the Regency: Compiled from “Mes Souvenirs”—the unpublished journals of the Hon. Mrs. Calvert 1789–1822 (London, 1911), p. 144–145. accessed: 19 July, 2024

location of experience: Ramsgate, Kent


Frances Calvert
Wife of Nicolson Calvert MP
Isabella Calvert

Listening to

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Music for dancing

Experience Information

Date/Time late October, 1809, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 28 Jun 2018 10:35:07 +0100
Approved on Sun, 01 Jul 2018 15:00:54 +0100