Nottinghamshire Weekly Express (1920)
LOCAL NOTES AND QUERIES : NOTTS. CHRISTMAS CUSTOMS IN THE TIME OF GEORGE III
*Nottinghamshire Weekly Express,
Article describing Christmas customs in Notts. The information
is taken from a correspondent writing to "Notes and Queries" 34 years
previously with reference to North Notts 50 years before that. This resembles
the correspondent referred to in Nottinghamshire Weekly Express (1906a).
Included is the following: "During the evening the procedings were varied
with visits from Christmas singers and the mummers, all of which were
North Nottinghamshire, Notts.
Took place 1830's
Christmas Eve; Mummers; Christmas SingersNotes & Queries (c.1886)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00193;
Local Notes & Queries Scrapbook, Vol.6, pp.209-210
* indicates data that not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.
Last Updated Oct 2004 by Idwal Jones.