:: Title :: The Farmer's Boy
:: Genre :: mummer's play
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Bell, Frank [vocal]
Bell, Kenneth [vocal]
Bell, Wilfred [vocal]
Bilton, Norman [vocal]
Broughton, Maurice [vocal]
Housam, Percy [vocal]
Lawrence, Roy [vocal]
Martin, Jack [vocal]
Mumby, Jesse [vocal]
Stanley, Luke [vocal]
Stanley, Tom [vocal]
Thompson, Roland [vocal]
Wilson, Joseph [vocal]
:: Group Name :: Barrow-On-Humber Plough Players
:: Setting :: Unspecified
:: Location :: Barrow-On-Humber (Lincolnshire), East Midlands (England)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: English
:: Session :: Barrow-On-Humber 1/54
:: Date :: 1954
:: Reference Information :: T3350.0, Track 8 (00:02:16)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Recordings of the Plough Play (a Mummer's Play performed on Plough Monday, the first Monday after Twelfth Night) in Barrow-On-Humber. The cast is: Tom Fool: Frank Bell / Thrashing Blade: Wilfred Bell / Beelzebub: Jesse Mumby / Hopper Joe: Tom Stanley / Musical Jack: Bill Stanley (63 years old) / Besom Bet: Roy Lawrence / Hobby Horse: Luke Stanley (22 years old) / Ploughboy: Maurice Broughton / Dame Jane: Percy Housam / Recruiting Sergeant: Kenneth Bell / Lady: Norman Bilton / Indian King: Jack Martin / Doctor: Joseph Wilson / Foreign Traveller: Rowland Thompson. [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: England 1951-1958

 

 

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