Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

M.W.Barley Collection (1953, R.L.Kirk)

Source:
Mrs. Rachel L. Kirk (Col.)
GUYSERS! [Christmas Play from Ironville, Derbys.]
M.W.Barley Collection, Com. 7th Dec.1953, Ba P 3/3

Full text of a Christmas Guysers play performed by children at Ironville, Derbys., in 1953. The characters are; Door Opener, St. George, Jack Slasher [combatant], Tom Slasher [Jack's father], Doctor/Dr. Brown, Beelzebub and Devildoubt.

Index Terms:
Locations: Ironville, Derbys. (SK4351)
Years: Perf. 1953
Subjects: Full Text; Christmas; Guysers; Play; Door Opener; St. George; Jack Slasher; Tom Slasher; Doctor; Dr. Brown; Beelzebub; Devildoubt
People: Mr. H. L. Featherstone (Col.); Maurice Willmore Barley (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00463

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Jan.1992

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