Charles Lewis Phipps et al. in Devizes (?), Wiltshire - 10 April, 1819

from Diary of Thomas Moore, 10 April 1819, pages 288–289:

Dined at Salmon’s: company, the Phippses, Mr Pearce (member for Devizes), Wyatt, whom I knew in Ireland when he had the care of Lord Ormond’s estate, Tyler, &c. […] Sung in the evening.

cite as

Thomas Moore, Diary of Thomas Moore, 10 April 1819. In Lord John Russell and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 2 (London, 1853), p. 288–289. accessed: 23 July, 2024

location of experience: Devizes (?), Wiltshire


Charles Lewis Phipps
Deputy-Lieutenant of Wiltshire, Magistrate
John Pearse
Blackwell Hall factor, clothier, director of Bank of England, member of parliament for Devizes 1818-32
Mr Wyatt
estate manager

Listening to

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unspecified songs performed by Thomas Moore

Experience Information

Date/Time 10 April, 1819
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors


Mr Salmon, with whom Moore dined, could have been either William Salmon (d. 1826), a Devizes attorney, or his son, William Wroughton Salmon (d. 1855), also a lawyer and banker. Mr Tyler could possibly have been the younger William's brother-in-law and banking partner, Thomas Tylee.

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 06 Jul 2020 11:59:47 +0100
Approved on Thu, 20 Aug 2020 13:38:17 +0100