P.T.Millington Collection (1973, Wellington Inn)
CHRISTMAS CUSTOMS SURVEY [Guisers at Eastwood, Notts.]
Reply from the Wellington Inn, Eastwood, Notts., to a
questionnaire sent to pubs in the Nottinghamshire and
Derbyshire border district in December 1972. The pub was
visited by carol singers - both children and the church/chapel
choir. Although the reply says no play was performed, the
comment is added "Children Guisers usually Blacked Faces."
Eastwood, Notts. (SK4646)
Questionnaire; Children; Black Faces; Guisers; Christmas; Play; Carol Singers
Paul S. Smith (Col.); Peter Thomas Millington (Col.)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00759
Last Updated Mar 2005 by Peter Millington.