Henry Machyn et al. in Westminster and London - 29 October, 1562

from A London Provisioner's Chronicle, 1550-1563:

The twenty-ninth day of October the new mayor [Thomas Lodge] went by water unto Westminster, and all the aldermen and the crafts of London in barges decked with streamers. And there was a goodly foist decked with streamers and banners, with drums, trumpets, and guns, to Westminster place where he took his oath. And so home to Baynard Castle, and with all the other aldermen. And in Paul's churchyard there met all the bachelors in crimson damask hoods, with drums, and flutes, and trumpets blowing. And a sixty poor men in blue gowns and red copes, and with targets and javelins, great …   more >>

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Henry Machyn, and Colette Moore, Marilyn Miller and Richard W. Bailey (ed.), A London Provisioner's Chronicle, 1550-1563. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1436645451867 accessed: 21 July, 2024

location of experience: Westminster and London


Henry Machyn
Lord Mayor

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Ceremonial Music

Experience Information

Date/Time 29 October, 1562
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by cochranespeedy on Sat, 11 Jul 2015 21:10:52 +0100
Approved on Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:27:13 +0100