Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

P.J.Stevenson Collection (1975, M.Hunt)

Source:
Marion Hunt (Inf.)
[No Heading - Play from Riddings, Derbys.]
P.S.Stevenson Collection, Com. 12th Nov.1975

Letter about a play performed by the informant's grandfather "around Alfreton", Derbys., in the 1920s. A fragment of text for Beelzebub is given, and a Doctor is also mentioned.

A follow-up letter from the informant's mother (G.E.Hunt) indicates that the specific location was Riddings, Derbys., and the performance at about the turn of the Century.

Index Terms:
Locations: Riddings, Derbys. (SK4252)
Years: Perf. 1920s; Perf. about 1900; Com. 1975
Subjects: Text Fragment; Beelzebub; Doctor
People: Peter J. Stevenson (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00392

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Nov.1987

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