Master Mummers - Notes About Notts.: a Collection of Singular Sayings, Curious Customs, Eccentric Epitaphs, and Interesting Items, Historical and Antiquarian (C.Brown (1874))

C.Brown (1874)


Source:

Cornelius Brown (Ed.)
NOTES ABOUT NOTTS.: A COLLECTION OF SINGULAR SAYINGS, CURIOUS CUSTOMS, ECCENTRIC EPITAPHS, AND INTERESTING ITEMS, HISTORICAL AND ANTIQUARIAN
Nottingham: T.Forman and Sons, 1874, pp.83-85

A compilation of items previously published in the "Local Notes and Queries" column of "The Nottingham Daily Guardian". There are two non-specific items on Plough Monday, also published later by J.P.Briscoe (1876). A general description corresponds with Briscoe's description of Shelford, Notts. The other main item is an unlocated South Notts. text, with the characters Bold Anthony, King of England, Prince George, Selina and Doctor

Index Terms:

Locations: Shelford, Notts. (SK6642); South Nottinghamshire, Notts.
Years: Publ. 1874
Subjects: Plough Monday; Plough Bullock Day; Plough Bullocks; Bold Anthony; King of England; Prince George; Selina; Doctor; Play
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00020

Last Updated Jul 1982 by Peter Millington.