Moses Heap in The Cricket Field, Turf Moor, Burnley - 5 August, 1871

from My Life and Times, or An Old Man's Memories, page 17:

Near a mile from Crawshawbooth up the hill on the old coach road to and from Burnley is the small village of Goodshaw Chapel, there is only the road through, there is two public houses, an old church, an old Baptist chapel at the north end of the village, and there were also a pair of stocks. […] Until about the year 1830, two very peculiar musical friends resided here. One was Thomas Healey, the organist at the …   more >>

cite as

Moses Heap, My Life and Times, or An Old Man's Memories. In Rossendale Collection, Rawtenstall Public Libraries, 1961, number RC 942 ROS, p. 17. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1656936052495 accessed: 8 December, 2022

location of experience: The Cricket Field, Turf Moor, Burnley

Listeners

Moses Heap
millworker, yeast dealer
1824-1913

Listening to

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Unspecified vocal and instrumental music
written by George F. Root, John Danby, Krugh, Pelton, Theodore F. Seward, Garret Wesley, 1st Earl of Mornington, Mozart, George Frideric Handel, William B. Bradbury, Richard J S Stevens, Joseph Haydn, Giuseppe Verdi
performed by massed choirs and bands from Lancashire

Experience Information

Date/Time 5 August, 1871
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 04 Jul 2022 13:00:52 +0100
Approved on Tue, 19 Jul 2022 10:22:55 +0100