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Unhappy city hadst thou known

Unhappy city hadst thou known

Author: Ottiwell Heginbotham
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: Ottiwell Heginbotham

Heginbothom, Ottiwell, born in 1744, and died in 1768, was for a short time the Minister of a Nonconformist congregation at Sudbury, Suffolk. The political and religious disputes which agitated the congregation, in the origin of which he had no part, and which resulted in a secession and the erection of another chapel, so preyed upon his mind, and affected his health, that his pastorate terminated with his death within three years of his appointment. His earliest hymn, "When sickness shakes the languid corse [frame]," was printed in the Christian Magazine, Feb. 1763. In 1791 the Rev. John Mead Ray communicated several of Heginbothom's hymns to the Protestant Magazine; and in the same year, these and others to the number of 25, were publishe… Go to person page >

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First Line: Unhappy city hadst thou known
Author: Ottiwell Heginbotham

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Instances

Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Hymns from Various Authors. New ed. #d337
A Selection of Hymns: including a few originals, designed to aid the friends of Zion in their private and social worship #114Page Scan
Church Hymn Book . 3rd ed. #d557
Church Hymn Book; consisting of hymns and psalms, original and selected. adapted to public worship and many other occasions. 2nd ed. #238Page Scan
Hymns for Christian Melody #248Page Scan
Hymns of the Advent #246Page Scan
Hymns of the Morning: Designed for the use of God's People #246Page Scan
Seamen's Devotional Assistant and Mariners' Hymns (American Seamen's Friend Society) #d532
Seamen's Devotional Assistant, and Mariners' Hymns; prepared under direction of the American Seamen's Friend Society #104Page Scan
Village Hymns #d595
Village hymns for social worship, selected and original: designed as a supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and hymns (2nd ed.) #52Page Scan
Village hymns for social worship, selected and original: designed as a supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and hymns (Stereotyped ed.) #52Page Scan
Village Hymns for Social Worship, Selected and Original: designed as a supplement to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts (6th ed.) #52Page Scan
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