Nottinghamshire Archives Collection (1968, D.D.Woodgate)
Rev. D. D. Woodgate (Col.)
[Plough Monday Play from Bothamsall, Notts.]
Nottinghamshire Archives Collection,
Deposited 9th May 1968, Ref.PR/6113
Rough manuscript text (191 lines) of a Plough Monday play from Bothamsall,
Notts., performed sometime during the 20th Century. The characters are; an
introducer, Tom Fool/Bald Tom/Tommy Long, Recruiting Sergeant, Farmer's Man,
Lady Bright and Gay, Old Dame Jane/Turkey Turk, Beelzebub/Belzy and Doctor. No
line tags are used.
Some of the information comes from the Record Office calendar entry for the
manuscript. This is probably the original from which was copied the text in
Nottinghamshire Archives Collection (1953, D.D.Woodgate).
Bothamsall, Notts. (SK6773)
Perf. 20th Century
Full Text; Plough Monday; Play; Introducer; Tom Fool; Bald Tom; Tommy Long; Recruiting Sergeant; Farmer's Man; Lady Bright and Gay; Old Dame Jane; Turkey Turk; Beelzebub; Belzy; Doctor
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00399
Last Updated Nov 1987 by Peter Millington.