Peter T. Millington (Auth.)Index Terms:
CORRESPONDENCE CORNER: Local Guysers' Plays
Eastwood & Kimberley Advertiser, 4th Feb.1972, Vol.75, No.4067, p.8 i
This letter summarises information received following an article published by the author three weeks earlier. The replies gave information on; Christmas, Guysers' plays performed at Underwood and Brinsley, Notts., and Heanor and Pinxton, Derbys., a Christmas, Bull Guysers' play from Selston, Notts., and a Plough Monday, Plough Bullockers' play from Kimberley, Notts. Information was also received concerning a Scottish play [Tillicoultry, Clack.].
The form of the name "Plough Bullockers" was probably copied from a respelling introduced by the newspaper editor into the original article, which in manuscript used the form "Plough Bullocks".
Locations: Underwood, Notts. (SK4750); Brinsley, Notts. (SK4649); Heanor, Derbys. (SK4346); Pinxton, Derbys. (SK4555); Selston, Notts. (SK4553); Kimberley, Notts. (SK4944); Tillicoultry, Clackmannanshire, Scotland (NS9197) Years: Publ. 1972 Subjects: Christmas; Guysers; Bull Guysers; Plough Monday; Plough Bullockers; Plays People: Peter Thomas Millington (Auth.) Archives: Ref.: TD00083