Thomas Moore in Kegworth, Leicestershire - 22 May, 1812

from Letter from Thomas Moore to Mr [James] Power, 23 May 1812, page 277:

You cannot imagine what a combustible state this country is in—all the common people’s heads are full of revolution. Yesterday the bells of this and the neighbouring villages were ringing all day for the change of Ministry.

cite as

Thomas Moore, Letter from Thomas Moore to Mr [James] Power, 23 May 1812. In Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 1 (London, 1853), p. 277. accessed: 14 June, 2024

location of experience: Kegworth, Leicestershire


Thomas Moore
Poet, Singer, song writer

Listening to

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the sound of church bells

Experience Information

Date/Time 22 May, 1812
Medium live

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 21 May 2019 16:00:16 +0100
Approved on Wed, 29 Jul 2020 11:55:10 +0100