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

Known to have been taught by the following dancing masters:

Mr Blackburn of Downham
Dizzy Bryden of Workington
Tommy Cannon of Underbarrow and Crosthwaite
Mr Grudgeon of Clitheroe
“Pop” John Mason in Dent
Mr Ramage of Netherton
Joseph William  Robinson (Old Jos)
Stainton Robinson of Windermere

Information derived from interviews by Tom Flett with Lucy Short on 3 January 1960 (interviewed with Clara Boyle Mr and Mrs Whittle on 4 January 1960 and  Mrs W. Storey on 6 January 1960, also an interview by Tom Flett and Julian Pilling with Mr. Holgate26 March 1960

 

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