English inhabitants et al. in Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia - 2 December, 1714, at night

from 'America and West Indies: January 1715, 1-15' in Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 28, 1714-1715, pages 62-71:

[Original spelling retained. Anne, Queen of England, died 1 August 1714; George was then crowned King of Great Britain and Ireland at Westminster Abbey, 20 October 1714]

 

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Cecil Headlam (ed.), 'America and West Indies: January 1715, 1-15' in Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 28, 1714-1715, volume 28 (London, 1928), p. 62-71. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1547557188925 accessed: 22 May, 2024

location of experience: Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia

Listeners

Officers and soldiers
Military service
Thomas Caulfeild
British colonial government official
1685-1716

Listening to

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celebratory drumming

Experience Information

Date/Time 2 December, 1714, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private

Notes

British History Online, a digital library created by the Institute of Historical Research and the History of Parliament Trust, includes calendars of state papers in which the listening experience was identified. Calendars are very detailed summaries of documents arranged chronologically, intended as a finding aid. Original documents are often held at the National Archives at Kew.


Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:59:49 +0000
Approved on Mon, 29 Jun 2020 17:48:03 +0100