Master Mummers - Varia Atque Breviora: Plough Plays in the East Midlands: Further Notes (M.W.Barley (1955))

M.W.Barley (1955)


Source:

M. W. Barley (Auth.)
VARIA ATQUE BREVIORA: PLOUGH PLAYS IN THE EAST MIDLANDS: FURTHER NOTES
Journal of the English Folk Dance & Song Society, Dec.1955, Vol.7, No.4, pp.249-252

This supplement to M.W.Barley (1953) gives an additional list of sources for East Midlands Plough Monday plays, Morris Dancers and plough trailing customs. These cover; 4 Leics. villages, 12 Lincs. villages, 8 Notts. villages, and Oakham, Rutland. There are also extracts on costumes from the manuscripts of Mabel Peacock

Index Terms:

Locations: Leics.; Lincs.; Notts.; Oakham, Rutland (SK8509)
Years: Publ. 1955
Subjects: Plough Monday; Plays; Costumes; Bibliography; Peacock,M. Collection; Morris Dancers; Plough Trailing
People: Maurice Willmore Barley (Auth.)
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00016

Last Updated Jan 1992 by Peter Millington.