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Record 11114

Reading Experience:

'She delighted in Singing, & Prayer, & reading the Scriptures, Particularly the 14 Chapter of John &c- this was a favourite Virse of hers, Arise my Soul arise, Shake off thy guilty fears, The bleeding Sacrifice in my behalf appears, Before thy throne my surety stands, my name is written on his hands'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 1 Jan 1823 and 31 Dec 1824
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: Preston
location in dwelling: Home
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Hannah Shaw
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Female
Date of Birth 17 Jan 1803
Socio-economic group: Labourer (non-agricultural)
Occupation: Worked on the winding frames in a Preston factory until she became ill c.1823
Religion: Methodist
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Her father, Benjamin Shaw
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: [n/a]
Title: Bible ['the Scriptures']
Genre: Bible
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: owned


Source Information:

Record ID: 11114  
Source - Print  
  Author: Benjamin Shaw
  Editor: A. G. Crosby
  Title: The Family Records of Benjamin Shaw Mechanic ... 1772-1841
  Place of Publication: Stroud
  Date of Publication: 1991
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 92
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Benjamin Shaw, A. G. Crosby (ed.), The Family Records of Benjamin Shaw Mechanic ... 1772-1841 (Stroud, 1991), p. 92,, accessed: 22 January 2020

Additional comments:



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