Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

M.W.Barley Collection (1953, P.M.Underwood - a)

Source:
Phyllis M. Underwood (Producer); Mr. Holmes (Inf.)
[Plough Boys Play at Bulcote, Notts.]
M.W.Barley Collection, Com. 15th Mar.1953, Ba P 1/13

Letter describing a revival of a Plough Boys "Plough Play" at Bulcote, Notts., in 1953. This was repeated for old people from Burton Joyce and Stoke Bardolf. It acknowledges the help of Mr. Holmes [who performed the play at South Scarle, Notts.] in getting the performance to look authentic.

Index Terms:
Locations: Bulcote, Notts. (SK6544); Burton Joyce, Notts. (SK6443); Stoke Bardolf, Notts. (SK6441)
Years: Rev. 1953
Subjects: Plough Play; Plough Boys; Revival; Play
People: Mr. J. G. Holmes (Perf.); Maurice Willmore Barley (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00458

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Jan.1992

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