Fifth Viscount Torrington in Ashbourne - 16 June, 1789

from Tour in the Midlands, 1789, pages 48–49:

The church is large, and crowded by pews, with a shabby chancel, and a miserable organ, that W. employ’d himself upon.

cite as

John Byng, Tour in the Midlands, 1789. In C. Bruyn Andrews (ed.), The Torrington Diaries Containing the Tours Throughout England and Wales of the Hon. John Byng (Later Fifth Viscount Torrington) Between the Years 1781 and 1794, volume 2 (London, 1935), p. 48–49. accessed: 13 June, 2024

location of experience: Ashbourne


Fifth Viscount Torrington
Army officer, civil servant, diarist

Listening to

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organ music performed by W. Wynn

Experience Information

Date/Time 16 June, 1789
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 03 Jan 2019 16:03:58 +0000
Approved on Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:18:16 +0000