Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

I.T.Jones Collection (1981, D.Wood - a)

Mrs. Dixie Wood (Inf.)
Dore, Yorks: Questionnaire from Mrs Dixie Wood 27/1/81
I.T.Jones Collection, Communicated 27th Jan.1981, Ref.K15-1

Questionnaire from Mrs Dixie Wood, aged 36, from Elston. She remembers "T'Owd Horse" about 15 years previously being performed in the pubs in the village of Dore near Sheffield every new Year. She remembered 3 or 4 men coming round singing the life story of the old horse.

Index Terms:
Locations: Dore, Yorks. (SK3081)
Years: Com. 1981; Perf. about 1966
Subjects: Questionnaire; T'Owd Horse; Play; Song; New Year
People: Mr. Idwal Tudor Jones (Col.)
Archives: Ref.: TD00688; I.T.Jones Collection, Ref.K15-1

Indexed by Idwal Jones. Last updated Oct.2004

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