Nottinghamshire Local History Council Collection (1960, J.Barnes)


Miss Jane Barnes (Auth.)
Memories of a Villager [Plough Monday at Kinoulton, Notts.]
*Nottinghamshire Local History Council Collection, Written 1960, Ref.DD/121/1/39, 4pp.

Entry to an essay competition on old village life at Kinoulton, Notts. It states; "On 'Plough Monday', boys wearing coloured paper hats used to come knocking on the doors saying, 'Please to remember the Plough Boys.' On 'Valentine's Day' the girls went round singing 'Good morning, Valentine, some comes at eight O'clock, some comes at nine'"

Index Terms:

Locations: Kinoulton, Notts. (SK6831)
Years: Col. 1960
Subjects: Essay; Plough Monday; House Visiting; Song; Valentine's Day; Plough Boys
People: Nottinghamshire Local History Council (Col.)
Archives: TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00415

* indicates data that has not yet been validated against the original source and/or has yet to be completely indexed.

Last Updated Mar 1992 by Peter Millington.