*E. C. Cawte (Auth.)
Chapter 5: Two Teams in Nottinghamshire
In preparation 1975, Book manuscript: 'The wooing play in the Midland Wolds'
These two plays come from a book that was prepared but never
From Granby, Notts., there is a brief but complete text and
description of a Plough Monday play performed in the 1890s at. This
was tape-recorded from a performer. The characters are: First Character,
Recruit Sergeant/Second Character, Beelzebub/Third Character,
Dame Jane, and Doctor
From Langar, Notts., there are text fragments only of a Plough Monday play
that ceased about 1910, mentioning the characters: First Man, Betsy Ann,
Doctor, and Sergeant.
Granby, Notts. (SK7536); Langar, Notts. (SK7234)
Perf. 1890s; Ceased about 1910; Prepared 1975
Full Text; Plough Monday; Plays; Tape Recording; First Character; Recruit Sergeant; Second Character; Beelzebub; Third Character; Dame Jane; Doctor; Text Fragments; First Man; Betsy Ann; Sergeant
*E. Christopher Cawte (Col.)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00024;
* indicates data that has not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.
Last Updated Mar 2005 by Peter Millington.