25th June 1897 - bishop Wordsworth holds garden party to celebrate Diamond Jubilee

Salisburys Bishops Palace - Parliament met here in 1384On the evening of the 25th June 1897 Bishop Wordsworth held a public garden party at the Bishops Palace to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee. Entrance was one penny, with proceeds going to the Infirmary[1]

Footnotes

[1] The Popular History Of Old & New Sarum. T. J. Northy, Published by the Wiltshire County Mirror & Express Co. Ltd., page 295, 1897. Available digitally on the Internet Archive - URL: https://archive.org/stream/popularhistoryof00nort/popularhistoryof00nort_djvu.txt.

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