Viewing Event Record: The Fortune burns: John Chamberlain

Abstract

John Chamberlain reports to Sir Dudley Carleton that a fire has destroyed the Fortune, 'the fairest playhouse in this town.'

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 15 December 1621 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 9 December 1621 (Source of claim: transcription)

Venues

Name
Fortune (I)

People

Name Role
Carleton, Dudley correspondent

Event Type

  • fire
  • playhouse business