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At the heart of English folk

Mummers Index guide

TITLE – The title of the item (eg Barthomley Christmas Play; Barrow-in-Furness Plough Play; etc.
PLACE – The place the play is from; in format: Country : County : Town/Village.
TYPE – The type of play (eg Pace Egg; Plough; etc).
SOURCE – The publication or collection in which the play is to be found.
LOCATION – The location of the item within the VWML.
TEXT – Indicates whether or not the play text is given.
‘T’ = Text present
‘F’ = Fragmentary text present
‘NT’ = No text present
GRID REF – The grid reference for the place collected.

The Full English

The Full English

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