Lynn Hanna (Auth.)
*Owd Oss Mummers
16th Jan. 1981
Report of the Plough Monday tour of Nottingham's Owd Oss Mummers around
Gunthorpe and East Bridgford. There are two photos. One shows Tom Fool
arguing with Dame Jane over the baby, and the other show the Doctor restoring
Dame Jane to life. Other characters were; Ribboner, Recruiting Sergeant, Lady
Bright and Gay, and Beelzebub. The article also recounts some of the groups
research activities, and anecdotes of their performances.
Nottingham, Notts. (SK5739); Gunthorpe, Notts. (SK6844); East Bridgford, Notts. (SK6943)
Owd Oss Mummers; Play; Photos; Plough Monday; Itinerary; Tom Fool; Dame Jane; Doctor; Ribboner; Recruiting Sergeant; Lady Bright and Gay; Beelzebub; Anecdotes
Dave Williams (Perf.); John Palmer (Perf.); Phil Barber (Perf.)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00315;
Notts. County Library, Local Studies Section, Folklore Box, L39.9
* indicates data that not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.
Last Updated Mar 1992 by Peter Millington.