J. P. B. (Auth.)
*LOCAL NOTES AND QUERIES: ENGLISH FOLK DRAMA [Plough Monday play from Wiverton Hall, Notts.]
An extensive quotation from T.F.Ordish (1893), concerning the Plough Monday
play performed at Wiverton Hall, Notts., communicated to Ordish by Mrs.
Chaworth-Musters, and published by her in 1890. Characters mentioned are;
Hopper Joe, Beelzebub, a sergeant, a young lady, an old woman and the doctor.
There an extensive discussion the costumes, one of which had been acquired for
the Folklore Society.
[The author is probably John Potter Briscoe.]
Wiverton Hall, Notts. (SK7136)
*Play; Plough Trailing; Plough Monday; Ordish,T.F. (1893); Chaworth-Musters (1890); Costumes; Exhibit; Hopper Joe; Beelzebub; Sergeant; Young Lady; Old Woman; Doctor
John Potter Briscoe (Auth.)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00013;
Local Notes & Queries Scrapbook, Vol.8, p.138;;
Sheppard Scrapbook, p.64
* indicates data that has not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.
Last Updated Apr 1987 by Idwal Jones.