Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

Nottinghamshire Archives Collection (1960, J.Barnes)

Miss Jane Barnes (Auth.)
Memories of a Villager [Plough Monday at Kinoulton, Notts.]
Nottinghamshire Archives Collection, *Written 1960, Ref.DD121/1/39, 4pp.

Entry to an essay competition on old village life at Kinoulton, Notts. It states; "On 'Plough Monday', boys wearing coloured paper hats used to come knocking on the doors saying, 'Please to remember the Plough Boys.' On 'Valentine's Day' the girls went round singing 'Good morning, Valentine, some comes at eight O'clock, some comes at nine'"

Index Terms:
Locations: Kinoulton, Notts. (SK6831)
Years: Col. 1960
Subjects: Essay; Plough Monday; House Visiting; Song; Valentine's Day; Plough Boys
People: Nottinghamshire Local History Council (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00415

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Mar.1992

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