John Howson English, Irish & Scottish Folk Music Collection

Untitled monoluge

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:01

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0014010 (copy of C1034/227)

  • Recording date

    1991-03-15

  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Howson Collection

  • Recording locations

    Musical Traditions Club, The King and Queen, Foley Street, London, England, UK

  • Performers

    Cocking, John (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Howson, John

  • Description

    Item notes: Monologue about an ordnance survey carried out in the Yorkshire village of Kirkburton in Victorian times. First line: "I'm ringing up my curtain upon an ancient scene". Performance notes: Recorded in folk club, with audience

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