Piece Hall Sing

The Piece Hall Sing – Aka Sunday School Jubilee Sing, Sunday School Sing – was a local singing festival introduced on 14th September 1831 – with an attendance of 14,431 – in celebration of the jubilee of local Sunday school movement with choirs and bands.

14 Sings were held at 5-yearly intervals between 1831 and 1890. These were held during Whit week in May at the Piece Hall.

See Abel Dean, Joseph Seed, Daniel Sugden and Sunday Sing

© Malcolm Bull 2020
Revised 07:49 /20th February 2020 / mmp62 / 3998

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