James Riley et al. in Rehoboth Chapel, Goodshawfold, Rossendale, Lancashire - 1854

from My Life and Times, or An Old Man's Memories, pages 37–38:

In this year 1854, I hired a small harmonium, from William Taylor, Bank Street, Rawtenstall. It had only four octaves, and the bellows was worked by only one pedal, it had the appearance of a small soap box, but I was very proud of having the little instrument, which I Believe was the first of its kind in the village. It had a very sweet tone, and I …   more >>

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Moses Heap, My Life and Times, or An Old Man's Memories. In Rossendale Collection, Rawtenstall Public Libraries, 1961, number RC 942 ROS, p. 37–38. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1657015653355 accessed: 27 January, 2023

location of experience: Rehoboth Chapel, Goodshawfold, Rossendale, Lancashire

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unspecified music performed by James Riley, Moses Heap

Experience Information

Date/Time 1854
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 05 Jul 2022 11:07:33 +0100
Approved on Thu, 21 Jul 2022 11:19:47 +0100