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 Sarah Ann Barker, Abel Dean, Joseph Seed, Daniel Sugden and Sunday Sing

© Malcolm Bull 2024
Revised 13:37 / 5th June 2024 / 4052

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