Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

Worksop Guardian (1926)

[Anon. (Auth.)]
Plough Monday: QUAINT CUSTOMS IN NORTH NOTTS. [near Clayworth]
*Worksop Guardian, *15th Jan. 1926

Extensive quotations from M.W.M. (1926a & b) about Stots on Plough Monday in Notts., including a play performed at Sutton-cum-Lound about 1906. There is a description of plough trailing and malicious ploughing in a village near Clayworth, Notts. - probably Mattersey. Hood Throwing at Haxey is also mentioned.

Index Terms:
Locations: Clayworth, Notts. (SK7288); Mattersey, Notts. (SK6889); Sutton-cum-Lound, Notts. (SK6-8-); Haxey, Lincs. (SK7699)
Years: Publ. 1926; Perf. about 1906
Subjects: Plough Monday; M.,M.W. (1926a); M.,M.W. (1926b); Stots; Play; Plough Trailing; Malicious Ploughing; Hood Throwing
Archives: Ref.: TD00310; Notts. County Library, Local Studies Section, Folklore Box

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Mar.1992

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