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Barrow on Humber Plough Play, Lincolnshire 1953. Tape 3

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Andrew PaceThis is side two of the tape, unrelated to the Barrow on-Humber recordings. This seems to be a compilation of items, some probably recorded at Cecil Sharp House in London. Unidentified singers and songs.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceLaurie Stanley (?) sings 'Acre of land'.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceLaurie Stanley tells a story titled 'Old mother shepherd'.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceLaurie Stanley talks about the plough jags, the dance tunes and learning the melodeon.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceMartin talks about the hobby horse costume and choosing the men for the characters.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceMartin talking about how the Barrow jags got in trouble with the police in 1898.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceTalk with Jack Martin about undertaking research to revive the Barrow-on-Humber plough jag play in association with a local history course.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

Andrew PaceTalk with Richard Brown about the plough jags and their activities.
Posted by Andrew Pace on 18/02/2013

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This is side two of the tape, unrelated to the Barrow on-Humber recordings. This seems to be a compilation of items, some probably recorded at Cecil Sharp House in London. Unidentified singers and songs.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:29:00

[16:29]

Laurie Stanley (?) sings 'Acre of land'.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:25:00

[15:28]

Laurie Stanley tells a story titled 'Old mother shepherd'.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:24:00

[13:21]

Laurie Stanley talks about the plough jags, the dance tunes and learning the melodeon.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:23:00

[12:03]

Martin talks about the hobby horse costume and choosing the men for the characters.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:20:00

[9:06]

Martin talking about how the Barrow jags got in trouble with the police in 1898.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:18:00

[4:15]

Talk with Jack Martin about undertaking research to revive the Barrow-on-Humber plough jag play in association with a local history course.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:14:00

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Talk with Richard Brown about the plough jags and their activities.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:13:00

This is the third Barrow-on-Humber plough play tape from February 1953, which includes a number of interviews.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 18/02/2013 22:11:00