The Hugheses in Sloperton Cottage, Bromham, Wiltshire - 13 October, 1818, in the afternoon

from Diary of Thomas Moore, 13 October 1818, pages 189–90:

The Hugheses to tea; sang for them in the evening.

cite as

Thomas Moore, Diary of Thomas Moore, 13 October 1818. In Lord John Russell and Lord John Russell (ed.), Memoirs, Journal and Correspondence of Thomas Moore, volume 2 (London, 1853), p. 189–90. accessed: 28 May, 2024

location of experience: Sloperton Cottage, Bromham, Wiltshire


Listening to

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unspecified songs performed by Thomas Moore

Experience Information

Date/Time 13 October, 1818, in the afternoon
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors


Moore was friendly with the two Hughes brothers, William and Robert, and their respective families. William was associated with the Devizes bank of Lock and Hughes. It is unclear which members of the Hughes family were involved in this experience.

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 02 Jul 2020 15:33:55 +0100
Approved on Wed, 05 Aug 2020 14:53:12 +0100