Dorothy 'Daisy' Cowper in Liverpool Cathedral, Liverpool - 18 July, 1904

from De Nobis, pages 42 part 2:

[ Liverpool Anglican Cathedral was constructed between 1904 – 1978]


That summer vacation saw one national event of note—the laying of the foundation…   more >>

cite as

Dorothy 'Daisy' Cowper, De Nobis. In Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiography, University of Brunel Library, Special Collections, number 1.182, p. 42 part 2. accessed: 21 July, 2024 (By permission of University of Brunel Library, Special Collections)

location of experience: Liverpool Cathedral, Liverpool


Dorothy 'Daisy' Cowper
school teacher, Writer

Listening to

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Bands and choirs rehearsal performed by Church of England Choirs, Massed Bands
Hallelujah Chorus
written by George Frideric Handel
performed by Church of England Choirs, Massed Bands

Experience Information

Date/Time 18 July, 1904
Medium live
Listening Environment outdoors, in public, solitary


The Liverpool Cathedral website states that 'On Tuesday 19th July 1904 the Foundation Stone was laid by King Edward VII at a great open-air service at the culmination of which the choir of a thousand voices sang Hallelujah Chorus from Handel’s Messiah.' (Accessed 30 October 2018)

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 05 Oct 2018 15:29:32 +0100
Approved on Tue, 30 Oct 2018 10:36:29 +0000