Waltz Cotillion

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

Known to have been taught by the following dancing masters:

Dizzy Bryden of Workington
Tommy Cannon of Underbarrow and Crosthwaite
Joseph William  Robinson (Old Jos)

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.

 

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Airey, Mrs George

Beresford, Peter

Cowper, Arthur

Cowper, Beatrice

Cowper, Elsie

Cowper, Roland

Holgate, Tom J.

Huddlestone, Mr & Mrs

Middleton, Dick

Oversby, Miss Mary

Pedder, Jack

Ridding, Mrs S.E.

Satterthwaite, Mr & Mrs T

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

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

Thwaite, Mr & Mrs

Tully, Mr & Mrs William

Whittle, Mr and Mrs John, Workington, Cumberland, England, 4 January 1960