Lady Susan Leslie-Melville in Floors Castle - 21 August, 1867, in the afternoon

from Diary entry, 21 August 1867:

After luncheon the Duke’s band played on the terrace where there was tea & we walked about while H.M. planted a tree & then drove with the Duchess & Pp Helena. Illuminations at Kelso & bonfires in the hills at night.

cite as

Lady Susan Leslie-Melville, Diary entry, 21 August 1867. In Glasgow City Archives, number T-PM 121/ 1 Diary, 1867-68. accessed: 25 May, 2024 (Permission granted by Glasgow City Archives to include this extract in the database.)

location of experience: Floors Castle


Lady Susan Leslie-Melville
Lady of the Bedchamber to Princess Helena Augusta Victoria 1868-1883

Listening to

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Band music performed by Band of the Duke of Roxburghe

Experience Information

Date/Time 21 August, 1867, in the afternoon
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, outdoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Fri, 24 Aug 2018 11:27:30 +0100
Approved on Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:43:51 +0100