Caledonians

Social square dance based on the Quadrille known from oral tradition in the southern Lake District.

Known to have been taught by the following dancing masters:

Dizzy Bryden of Workington.
Oliver Cowper of Workington
Joseph Robinson (Old Jos) of Cartmel

Information derived from an interview by Tom Flett with  Mr and Mrs Whittle on 4 January 1960Mr T.W. Langhorn on 21/9/1962 and with Roland Cowper on  6/1/1960

 

Links:

Beresford, Peter

Cowper, Arthur

Cowper, Beatrice

Cowper, Elsie

Cowper, Roland

Keith, Gertrude

Whittle, Mr and Mrs John, Workington, Cumberland, England, 4 January 1960

Wood, Mr & Mrs Fred