Peter Hawker in Cowes, Isle of Wight - 31 July, 1827

from Journal entry, 31 July 1827, page 311:

This morning, between six and seven o'clock, I started for the grand regatta at Cowes; […] On our arrival, the place was all in an uproar, similar to the Derby at Epsom, with the addition of a military band, and an endless display of colours.

cite as

Peter Hawker, Journal entry, 31 July 1827. In The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker, 1802-1853, volume 1 (London, 1893), p. 311. accessed: 7 June, 2023

location of experience: Cowes, Isle of Wight


Peter Hawker
Amateur Musician, Army officer, Sportsman, Writer

Listening to

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Music for military band performed by Military band

Experience Information

Date/Time 31 July, 1827
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:40:35 +0100
Approved on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 17:57:05 +0100