Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

A.S.Buxton Collection (1922)

Source:
Albert Sorby Buxton (col.)
Plough Monday Play: Worksop Version
A.S.Buxton Collection, Perf. 1922, Black & red notebook, pp.30-37

Full text (100 lines) of a play with the characters: Ploughboy, St. George, Doctor, Black Prince of Paradise/Black Morocco King, Little Soldier/Bold Slasher, and Beelzebub/Betsy Belzebub. The preamble states: "The following is the Worksop version of the play as performed in Worksop, Plough Monday 1922."

Index Terms:
Locations: Worksop, Notts. (SK5879)
Years: Perf. 1922
Subjects: *Full Text; Play; Plough Monday; Ploughboy; St. George; Doctor; Black Prince of Paradise; Black Morocco King; Little Soldier; Bold Slasher; Beelzebub; Betsy Belzebub
Archives: Ref.: TD00784

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Mar.2005

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