Nottinghamshire Local History Council Collection (1960, E.B.Scott)
Mrs. Ethel Beatrice Scott (Auth.)
Competition: Memories of a Villager [Plough Monday at Cropwell Bishop, Notts.]
Nottinghamshire Local History Council Collection,
Written 29th Mar.1960, Ref.DD/121/1/22, 4pp.
Entry to an essay competition on old village life at Cropwell Bishop,
Notts. The author was born about 1910. It states on page 3;
"On Plough Mondays villagers went round with faces blacked singing and acting
their songs and we welcomed them to our homes for drinks etc."
Cropwell Bishop, Notts. (SK6835)
Col. 1960; Born about 1910
Essay; Plough Monday; House Visiting; Songs
Nottinghamshire Local History Council (Col.)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00408
Last Updated Mar 1992 by Peter Millington.