Ordish Papers : Derbyshire



DERBYSHIRE

1.

The Christmas In - Mid Derbyshire account of mummers with fragment of text from Notes and Queries 10 S XII, pp.507.8, 25 December 1909 sent by Thos. Ratcliffe of Worksop handwritten on 3 sheets.

2.

A Christmas Play - copied from J.O. Halliwell, Contributions to Early English Literature 1869 handwritten on 7 sheets.

3.

Christmastide - General account of "The Old Tup" performed at Dronfield and Norton, North Derbys handwritten on half sheet copied from H. Armitage, Chantreyland 1910, p.331.

4.

Christmas Tup or Derby Ram - extract copied by Thos. Ratcliffe of Worksop from Notes and Queries 9 S II 1898 handwritten on 3 small sheets.

5.

Guisers - description copied from Derbicisms by S. Pegge, p.103.

6.

The Hobby-Horse - description, extract copied by Thos. Ratcliffe of Worksop from Notes and Queries 11 S II, p. 318, 15.10.1910 handwritten on two half sheets. (Nottingham & Yorks quoted).

7.

Elecampane on Easter Monday - medicinal qualities of this plant described in Castleton handwritten on one sheet from G.W. Tomlinson Huddersfield 4 S V 595 (1870).

8.

Mummers - definition copied on half sheet from Derbicisms by S. Pegge, p.112 small handwritten sheet.

9.

Mumming Play - general description handwritten on 6 half sheets by Thos. Ratcliffe from Notes and Queries 10 S VII, pp.31. 32 12 January 1907.

10/11.

Plough Bullocks - general account handwritten on half sheets (2) from Gent. Mag. Library 1762 Part 1, pp.567-8.

12.

Plough Monday - general account as items 10 & 11 handwritten on half sheet from Times Telescope for 1832, p. 11.

13.

Plough Monday - description handwritten on single half sheet from Derbicisms by S. Pegge, p.115.

14.

Plough Monday - description handwritten on single half sheet from Times Telescope 1827, p.5.

15.

Plough Monday - description handwritten half sheet copies by Mr. Brooksbank from Folk Lore, Vol.XXI, p.38. Note to Presidential Address, C.S. Burne.

16.

Twelfth Day - Morris Dancers reference only to Brit. Pop Customs T. Dyer 1876, p.30.


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