Fifth Viscount Torrington in Southwell Minster, Southwell, Nottinghamshire - 8 June, 1789, 06:00 PM
from A Tour in the Midlands, 1789, pages 141–142:
At most Cathedrals, under the Eye of a Bishop, Six o'clock Prayers are left off; Here they are Continued, and there is Regular Service performed 3 times a day all the year round.
The Bell now ringing for Evening Service carried me to The Church, where I was met by Dr. Marsden, a Prebend, who offer’d me, as a Stranger, every civility, as a Choice of Anthem, etc., and I then enter’d a Stall.―If I commonly find … more >>
John Byng, A 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 4 (London, 1938), p. 141–142. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1546596040164 accessed: 10 December, 2023
Listening tohide composers
|music at an evening service||performed by choir of Southwell Minster|
'Sing O Heavens'
written by James Kent
|performed by choir of Southwell Minster|
|Date/Time||8 June, 1789, 06:00 PM|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
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