Dancer and musician (pianist) from Oughtershaw, Langstrothdale. Born c. 1881.
Born out of the dale but moved there at an early age.
He learned to dance informally from a local farmer, Bill Lambert.
He recalled the following dances as done in his youth for which he was able to provide full or partial notations:
Additionally he was able to recall the following as being done:
He also recalled seeing step dancing and the Kibby Dance but had never learned them.