Henry Machyn in St Andrew by the Wardrobe, London - 13 December, 1555

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

The thirteenth day of December was buried at St. Andrew by the Wardrobe Mr. Richard Stockton, gentleman of the Wardrobe, with two goodly white branches and thirteen staff torches and thirteen poor men. And they had gowns of frieze mantle and four great tapers and many mourners and the street hanged with black and arms and many priests singing.

cite as

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/1507205708435 accessed: 20 July, 2024

location of experience: St Andrew by the Wardrobe, London


Henry Machyn

Listening to

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Singing at a burial performed by Priests

Experience Information

Date/Time 13 December, 1555
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 05 Oct 2017 13:15:08 +0100
Approved on Thu, 30 Nov 2017 13:40:15 +0000