Ordish Papers : Devonshire



DEVONSHIRE

1.

Mumming - Ashburton - general account only handwritten half sheet no text copied original said to be taken from P.F.S.A. (Mery) in Western Antiquary, Vol.III 1883, pp.168-9.

2.

Exeter Mumming - brief account copied from G.T. Christmas Pastimes in Exeter sixty years ago in Western Antiquary, Vol.LLL, p.166 (1883).

3.

Exeter Mumming - complete account of item 2.

4.

Christmas Mummers - general account copied from Jas. Cummins Reminiscences of Exeter Fifty Years Since 2nd edition 1878, p.74.

5/6.

Christmas Mummers - general notes, identical copies of same text from Notes & Queries 2 S, Vol.X (1860) p.464 handwritten on small sheet by two different donors.

7.

Mummers - North Devon - general account copied from J.R. Chanter North Devon Customs and Superstitions in Trans. Devon Assoc., Vol.II, ptii, page 41 (1867).

8.

Silverton Mummers Rhymes via Mrs. Eden. Complete text collected by Mrs. H.E. Fox-Strangeways from a player, 7 handwritten sheets.

9.

Tiverton Mumming Chaps - general account copied on to 11 handwritten small sheets from F.J. Snell, Early Associations of Archbishop Temple 1904, oo 213-8.


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