Character dance for boys known from oral tradition in the southern Lake District.

Known to have been taught by the following dancing masters:

Tommy Cannon of Underbarrow and Crosthwaite
James Howson operating in Flookborough
Alfred Threlfall Robinson
Joseph William Robinson (Old Jos)
Stainton Robinson of Windermere
Thomas Stainton of Backbarrow

Information derived from interviews by Tom Flett with Mrs C. Riley (undated), Mrs Frances Gray (undated), Mr and Mrs Satterthwaite dated 26 & 29/8/1962 (plus original notes of same date), Anthony Leak on  29 August 1962 (and original notes of the same date), Anthony Leak on  29 August 1962 (and original notes of the same date)  and with Harold Edgar on 15/9/1962 and from correspondence from Tom Barnes to Tom Flett dated 12 August 1962.

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