Master Mummers - Christmas in Notts in 1851 (Nottinghamshire Guardian (1951))

Nottinghamshire Guardian (1951)


Source:

*[Anon.] (Auth.)
*Christmas in Notts in 1851
*Nottinghamshire Guardian, 22nd Dec.1951

Historical views of Christmas customs and hospitality taken from a number of books; W.Irving's (1819) "Sketch Book", William Howitt (about 1835), Thomas Miller and Tennyson. Mummers and plough-bullockers play are mentioned only.

Index Terms:

Locations: Notts.
Years: Publ. 1951; Publ. 1819; Publ. about 1835; Publ. 1850
Subjects: Christmas; Irving,W. (1819) "Sketch Book"; Howitt,W. (1838); Miller,T.; Tennyson,A. (1850); Mummers; Plough-Bullockers; Plays
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00525;
Notts. County Library, Local Studies Section, Folklore Box, 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.