Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

P.T.Millington Collection (1973, T.H.Millington)

Source:
Thomas Herbert Millington (Inf.)
[No Heading - Christmas Play, Newthorpe, Notts.]
P.T.Millington Collection, Col. Dec.1973

The informant witnessed a Christmas play performed at the Ram Inn, Newthorpe, Notts., on Thursday 20th Dec.1973. It was performed by four or five youths, about 12 years old, who had blackened faces. The play lasted four or five minutes, ending by collecting money in a frying pan.

Index Terms:
Locations: Newthorpe, Notts. (SK4846)
Years: Perf. 1973
Subjects: Play; Christmas
People: Peter Thomas Millington (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00395

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Nov.1987

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