Moses Heap in nr Loveclough, Rossendale, Lancashire - the 1840's

from My Life and Times, or An Old Man's Memories, page 23:

In my young days I spent many a pleasant hour at a farmhouse named “New Laithe,” about a mile beyond Loveclough, there lived the family of Hudson, generations of which had been in the forefront of everything musical in the surrounding districts. It was occupied by a man named George Hudson, he it was who brought milk down into Crawshawbooth, (previously mentioned 1836 to 1840). The house was a musical depot, as…   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. 23. accessed: 14 July, 2024

location of experience: nr Loveclough, Rossendale, Lancashire


Moses Heap
millworker, yeast dealer

Listening to

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unspecified music for piano performed by Esther Hudson, George Hudson
unspecified music for one or two violins performed by members of the Hudson family

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1840's
Medium live
Listening Environment in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Mon, 04 Jul 2022 13:13:59 +0100
Approved on Thu, 21 Jul 2022 10:53:29 +0100