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Record 9864

Reading Experience:

'Trade very dull - weather very wet and rather windy as predicted by Murphy'.
Century: 1800-1849
Date: 14 Sep 1839
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: London, Southwark
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:Joseph Jenkinson
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1810
Socio-economic group: Clerk / tradesman / artisan / smallholder
Occupation: hatter
Religion: Methodist
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Patrick Murphy
Title: The Weather Almanack, 1838-39
Genre: Ephemera, Reference / General works
Form of Text: Print: Book, almanac
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 9864  
Source - Print  
  Author: Joseph Jenkinson
  Editor: K. Battye
  Title: The Diary of Joseph Jenkinson of Dronfield
  Place of Publication: Nottingham
  Date of Publication: 1987
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 55
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Joseph Jenkinson, K. Battye (ed.), The Diary of Joseph Jenkinson of Dronfield (Nottingham, 1987), p. 55,, accessed: 06 July 2022

Additional comments:



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