Master Mummers - Christmas Mummers at Norton, Yorks. (S.O.Addy (1877))

S.O.Addy (1877)


Source:

*Sidney Oldall Addy (Col.)
*Christmas Mummers at Norton, Yorks.
English Folk Dance & Song Society Collection, Dated 1877, Class CRQ 25, Accession 4143

*Record in Addy's notebook of the Christmas Mummers of Norton, Yorks. Addy includes an original copy of the chapbook "The Peace Egg" published by William Walker & Sons, Otley, as being the script used, to which he adds the final song.

This information was drawn from a photocopy of one of Addy's notebooks held in the Archive of the Institute of Dialect and Folk Life Studies, University of Leeds. The original was held in the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library, London.

Index Terms:

Locations: Norton, West Riding, Yorks. (SK3581)
Years: Perf. 1877
Subjects: *Christmas; Mummers; "The Peace Egg"; Chapbook; Song; Play
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00770;
English Folk Dance & Song Society Collection, Class CRQ 25, Accession 4143;;
Archive: Institute of Dialect and Folk Life Studies, University of Leeds

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


Last Updated Mar 2005 by Peter Millington.