Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

Lincoln, Rutland & Stamford Mercury (1871 - a)

Source:
[Anon. (Auth.)]
*BILLINGBORO': Plough Monday
*Lincoln, Rutland & Stamford Mercury, *13th Jan.1871, pp.4g

"The inhabitants were waited on on Monday last, and in some instances in a very incourteous manner by several gangs of young men and boys, decorated with ribbons of various hues, soliciting with bold importunity the gifts of coppers."

Index Terms:
Locations: Billingborough, Lincs. (TF1235)
Years: Occurred 1871
Subjects: Plough Monday
Archives: Ref.: TD00713; Lincoln City Library, Morris Dancers or 'Plough Jacks' File Ref.L394

Indexed by Idwal Jones. Last updated Apr.2005

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