Master Mummers - Notts Christmas Customs & Charities (Nottingham Guardian (1946))

Nottingham Guardian (1946)


Source:

*[Anon.] (Auth.)
*Notts Christmas customs & charities [Including St. Thomas's Day at Codnor]
*Nottingham Guardian, 21st Dec.1946

Details of various Christmas charities and associated customs in Notts. It mentions visiting farms for wheat on St. Thomas's day at Codnor, Derbys., as well as Guising, and the perambulation by women and girls of boxes containing representations of the Holy Family.

Index Terms:

Locations: *Notts.; Codnor, Derbys. (SK4149)
Years: *Publ. 1946
Subjects: *Christmas; Customs; Charities; St. Thomas's Day; House Visiting; Guising; Holy Family
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00524;
Notts. County Library, Local Studies Section, L39.1

* indicates data that has not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.


Last Updated Mar 1992 by Peter Millington.