Trader Pictorial [Newark] (2004)
Reviving ancient tradition
Trader Pictorial [Newark],
7th Jan.2004, No.1189, p.2a-6
Large colour photo of the Muskham Pinkies, who had revived
the plough boys' play from North Muskham, Notts., also performing
at Norwell and Bathley. The original play had ceased at the start
of second world war. The caption lists cast members Simon Simcox,
Paul Cotter, David Haslam, Ian Harrison and Jeff Hannabuss. The
accompanying article mentions the incident of 1597 when the plough
boys ran a furrow across the churchyard.
Performances by the Calverton Real Ale and Plough Play Preservation Society
are also listed for Calverton, Farnsfield, Epperstone, Lambley,
Lowdham, Hoveringham, and Woodborough.
North Muskham, Notts. (SK7958); Norwell, Notts. (SK7761); Bathley, Notts. (SK7759); Calverton, Notts. (SK6149); Farnsfield, Notts. (SK6456); Epperstone, Notts. (SK6548); Lambley, Notts. (SK6245); Lowdham, Notts. (SK6646); Hoveringham, Notts. (SK6946); Woodborough, Notts. (SK6347)
Perf. 2004; Ceased 1940; Perf. 1597
Photo; Muskham Pinkies; Plough Boys; Play; Itineraries; Revival; Calverton Real Ale and Plough Play Preservation Society
Simon Simcox (Perf.); Paul Cotter (Perf.); David Haslam (Perf.); Ian Harrison (Perf.); Jeff Hannabuss (Perf.)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00598
Last Updated Apr 2005 by Peter Millington.