Clog dancer. Born 1895 she lived in Burton-in-Kendal
Attended classes with “Old Jos” Robinson at Milnthorpe 1901 – 1903
Dorothy moved in her teens to Underbarrow where monthly dances were held at the Institute.
Dances remembered were: step-dancing in hard shoes, skirt dance, hoop dance, tambourine dance, three hand reel, garland dance, Highland Fling, Horse to Newmarket, waltz, polka, two-step, schottische, Lancers, quadrilles, cottagers.
Steps remembered: single, double and treble shuffle, shuffle-off, crunch, single crunch, double crunch, shuffle and stamp, double treble, heel and toe, rolling step, pick the shuffle (+ one other)