Tom Shipside (Auth.)
I LIVED IN A VILLAGE: Stories of like and folk in Nottinghamshire in general, and Oxton in particular [including Plough Monday]
Nottingham: Woolston Book Co., , pp.40-41
This book is about the local history of Oxton, Notts. Details are given of
the characters of the local Plough Monday play, and their costumes. These were;
Tom Fool, Farmer's Man, Eezie Squeesum, Lady, Recruiting Sergeant, Dame Jane,
Devil/Beelzebub and Doctor. Mention is also made of the preparations for the
performances of about 1886.
No publication date appears in the book but it is 1956 according to Notts.
County Library, Local Studies Division catalogue.
Oxton, Notts. (SK6351)
Publ. 1956; Perf. about 1886
Plough Monday; Play; Costumes; Tom Fool; Farmer's Man; Eezie Squeesum; Lady; Recruiting Sergeant; Dame Jane; Devil; Beelzebub; Doctor
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00238
Last Updated Feb 1992 by Peter Millington.