Napoleon’s Grand March

Social dance known from oral tradition on the southern Lake District, also used as an introductory dance at juvenile balls in the area.

Known to have been taught by:

Tommy Cannon of Underbarrow and Crosthwaite.
Joseph William Robinson (Old Jos)
Stainton Robinson of Windermere

Information derived from an interview by Tom Flett with Mary Hawes (undated), Mr and Mrs Satterthwaite dated 26 & 29/8/1962 (plus original notes of same date) and from correspondence from Tom Barnes to Tom Flett dated 12 August 1962.


Barnes, Tom

Coward, Miss E.

Halliday, Mrs B

Hobson, William B

Robinson, Mrs Grace, Grange-over-Sands, N. Lancs, England, August 1961