Well Loved Hymns

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The Reverend Henry Francis Lyte is remembered as the writer of many well-loved hymns including 'Praise My Soul The King Of Heaven' and 'Abide With Me'. The latter was written shortly before his death in 1847. It became soccer's first anthem and has been sung by the crowd at every FA Cup final since 1927.

Written by Mike Holgate


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Description:  
Written by Mike Holgate
Organisation Torbay Library Services
Website
Contributor   Mike Holgate  
Item  
Identifier ref 102
Format   greyscale photograph; 102 mm x159 mm  
Coverage   Devon. Brixham  
Source   Torbay Library Services  
Subject   Maritime. Brixham. Lyte  
Type   Image  
Publisher   Torbay Library Services  
Rights   Torbay Library Services  
Keywords Abide Lyte Lite