Moses Heap et al. in Rawtenstall, Rossendale, Lancashire - between 13 September, 1882 and 17 September, 1882
from My Life and Times, or An Old Man's Memories, pages 55–57:
The death of Dr. Thomas Kay Whitehead of Greystone House, Rawtenstall, occurred on Sunday, September 10, 1882, and was interred at the Rawtenstall Cemetery, on Wednesday the 13th - The Rev. J.M. Mather conducted the service in the Haslingden Road chapel. Then he led the cartage [sic] to the cemetery - followed by the members of that place of worship, then came the officers of the Blue Ribbon Army and about 70 … more >>
Moses Heap, My Life and Times, or An Old Man's Memories. In Rossendale Collection, Rawtenstall Public Libraries, 1961, number RC 942 ROS, p. 55–57. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1657882943622 accessed: 30 November, 2023
Listening tohide composers
'Let us gather up the sunbeams'
written by S.J. Vail
|performed by mourners at the funeral|
|'When our heads are bowed with woe'||performed by an augmented choir, mourners at the funeral service|
|'What are these arrayed in white'||performed by an augmented church choir|
'I need thee every hour'
written by Robert Lowry
|performed by members of the Blue Ribbon Army|
The 'Dead March' from 'Saul'
written by George Frideric Handel
|performed by Mr F Holt|
|'Give me the wings to rise'||performed by an augmented church choir, mourners at the funeral service, organist|
|Date/Time||between 13 September, 1882 and 17 September, 1882|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|