Robinson, Addie

Informant from Greenodd, North Lancashire.  Born c 1907.

She was the grand-daughter of Robert Carson Robinson, a dancing master also from Greenodd.  She was able to provide background information on her grandfather and his family.

Information derived from an interview by Tom Flett with Addie Robinson on the  28 August 1962 (plus original notes of the same date)

Dances:

Horse to Newmarket

Holly Berry Contra Dance

Scotch Lilt

Highland Four Reel

English Reel

New Polka

Highland Dance

Polka, Rose of the Valley

Lancers

Hoop Dance

Highland Fling (solo)

Highland Fling

La Tompeet

Polka Mazourka

Garland dance

Sailors’ Hornpipe

Cottagers

La Varsovienne

Schottische

 

People:

Mr R C Robinson

Roberta Robinson

 

Links:

Robinson, Miss Roberta, Finsthwaite, North Lancashire, 27 August 1962, interview