Ben Turner et al. in Holmfirth, Yorkshire - between the 1860's and the 1870's

from About Myself, 1863–1930, pages 28–29:

My father was a follower of Ernest Jones, the Radical Chartist poet, writer and lecturer, and would sing us Ernest Jones’ “Chartist Hymn”:


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cite as

Ben Turner, About Myself, 1863–1930 (London, 1930), p. 28–29. accessed: 23 April, 2024

location of experience: Holmfirth, Yorkshire


Ben Turner
journalist, millworker, politician (member of parliament 1922-24 and 1929-31), trade union organiser

Listening to

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The Chartist Hymn ('Song of the Low')
written by lyrics by Ernest Jones
performed by Jonathan Turner

Experience Information

Date/Time between the 1860's and the 1870's
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Wed, 01 Jun 2022 11:05:35 +0100
Approved on Thu, 16 Jun 2022 19:52:04 +0100