Bibliography of Nottinghamshire Folk Plays & Related Customs

P.T.Millington Collection (1974)

Peter Thomas Millington (Col.)
*[Plough Monday custom at Gotham, Notts.]
P.T.Millington Collection, Col. Dec.1974

*Brief note of children going round with black faces and lanterns on Plough Monday in Gotham, Notts., possibly in the 1920s. There was no play, only solicitations. This information was collected from an audience member after a performance in Gotham by the Owd Oss Mummers of Nottingham.

Index Terms:
Locations: Gotham, Notts. (SK5330
Years: Perf. 1920s; Col. 1974
Subjects: *Children; Black Faces; Lanterns; Plough Monday; House Visiting; Owd Oss Mummers
Archives: Ref.: TD00764

Indexed by Peter Millington. Last updated Mar.2005

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