Sir Roger de Coverley

Longways country dance  known from oral tradition in the southern Lake District and Dorset.

Known to have been taught by the following dancing masters:

Tommy Cannon of Underbarrow and Crosthwaite
Oliver Cowper of Whitehaven
Joseph William  Robinson (Old Jos)

Information derived from interviews by Tom Flett with Lucy Short on 3 January 1960 (interviewed with Clara Boyle,  Mrs W. Storey on 6 January 1960,  Mr & Mrs Anningundated and Roland Cowper on  6/1/1960

 

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Batty, Mrs Arthur

Cookson, Mr & Mrs

Cowper, Arthur

Cowper, Beatrice

Cowper, Elsie

Cowper, Roland

Hilton, Miss (Keswick)

Hird, Mrs Florence

Holgate, Tom J.

Huddlestone, Mr & Mrs

Keith, Gertrude

Lynch, Mr & Mrs

Percy, Tom

Miss Lucy Short, White Platts, Ambleside, England, 3 January 1960

Storey, Mrs W., Stavely, Westmorland, England, 6 January 1960

Smith, Mrs & Mrs Walter

Wannop, Mr & Mrs

Wood, Mr & Mrs Fred