Nottinghamshire Local History Council Collection (1960, R.Kirkland)
Ruth Kirkland (Auth.)
Memories of a Villager: Syerston Village [Plough Monday]
Nottinghamshire Local History Council Collection,
Written 28th Mar.1960, Ref.DD/121/1/60, 5pp.
Entry to an essay competition on old village life at Syerston,
Notts. Page 5 includes the following;
"There would be a party at the Hall at Christmas, a Choir outing to the
seaside in Summer, carol singing at Christmas, and the Mummers round on Plough
Monday. All these things are no more."
Syerston, Notts. (SK7447)
Essay; Christmas; Carol Singing; Mummers; Plough Monday
Nottinghamshire Local History Council (Col.)
TDRG Archive, Ref. TD00425
Last Updated Mar 1992 by Peter Millington.