Dancers and (Mr Wannop) musician from Penrith. Both born c. 1884.
Mr. Wannop had been told by his father of dancing classes held by Bobby Miller of Penrith, perhaps in the 1850s. His father/grandfather mentioned the following dances as being taught by him:
Mr Wannop attended classes in Penrith with Jack Iveson. He learned the following dances:
- Barn Dance
- Caledonian Circle
- Circassian Circle
- La Varsovienne
- Long Eight
- Military Two Step
- Sir Roger de Coverley
- Six Reel
- Square Eight
Mr Wannop had also heard old people speak of the following:
He remembered harvest homes, when they danced on the grass outside the barn and also at various halls in Penrith.