Viewing Event Record: Henry Wotton refers to the Cockpit as being in Shoe Lane

Abstract

In a letter of 3 June 1633 to Sir Edmund Bacon, Sir Henry Wotton refers to meeting Bacon's nephew Robert Bacon the 'other day at the Cock-pit in Shoe-lane (where my self am rara avis).'

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 3 June 1633 (Source of claim: transcription)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: circa late May 1633 To: early June 1633 (Source of claim: transcription)

Venues

Name
Phoenix/Cockpit

People

Name Role
Wotton, Henry correspondent
Bacon, Edmund correspondent
Bacon, Robert nephew

Event Type

  • playhouse context