Skipping Rope Dance

Speciality dance known in oral tradition roem the southern Lake District.

Known to have been taught by the following dancing masters:

James Howson operating in Flookborough
Alfred Threlfall Robinson
Stainton Robinson of Windermere

Information derived from interviews by Tom Flett with Mrs C. Riley (undated), Mr and Mrs Satterthwaite dated 26 & 29/8/1962 (plus original notes of same date)  and with Harold Edgar on 15/9/1962.

Links:

Hobson, William B

Ridding, Mrs S.E.

Satterthwaite, Mr & Mrs T

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