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Charles Cockrill: Collection of hymn tunes

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9319

Scope and Contents

Titled 'Charles Cockrill His Book. July 25. 1818'. Cockrill, who has not been identified, was possibly a parish clerk responsible for leading singing in church. Includes approximately forty tunes arranged under 'common', 'long', 'short', and 'peculiar' metres, tunes names, with index at front of book.


  • Creation: 1818

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by F. Fossey, 1995

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Repository Details

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