Folk Play Links - East Yorkshire, England

Compiled by C. Little

Groups listed may be folk club, morris dance or amateur drama groups, as well as traditional performers. Publications listed may be cited, extracted or summarised publications, as well as full text.


001 * A Garland of Christmas Carols, with an Overture of Christmas Mummers [by J.W. Ebsworth [was Curate of Market Weighton], in Notes & Queries, 5th Ser. Vol.X No.260, 21st Dec. 1878, pp.484-486 - "The Ploughboys" at [Market Weighton ?], East Yorkshire - "there has been hitherto no systematic gathering together of records on the subject"]
002 * Review of "The Mummers' Play" by R.J.E. Tiddy [index to G.H. Cowling, in Transactions of the Yorkshire Dialect Society, Vol.4 Pt.25, Apr. 1924, pp.30-33 - Barmby on the Marsh (& Sleights; Drax) (& Headingley & Sowerby Bridge)]

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