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Nottinghamshire Archives Collection (1960, R.Kirkland)

Source:
Ruth Kirkland (Auth.)
Memories of a Villager: Syerston Village [Plough Monday]
Nottinghamshire Archives Collection, Written 28th Mar.1960, Ref.DD121/1/60, 5pp.

Entry to an essay competition on old village life at Syerston, Notts. Page 5 includes the following;

"There would be a party at the Hall at Christmas, a Choir outing to the seaside in Summer, carol singing at Christmas, and the Mummers round on Plough Monday. All these things are no more."

Index Terms:
Locations: Syerston, Notts. (SK7447)
Years: Col. 1960
Subjects: Essay; Christmas; Carol Singing; Mummers; Plough Monday
People: Nottinghamshire Local History Council (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00425

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Mar.1992

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