Note: BARROW-ON-HUMBER PLOUGH PLAY – CAST. Tom Fool: Frank Bell/ Thrashing Blade: Wilfred Bell/ Beelzebub: Jesse Mumby/ Hopper Joe: Tom Stanley/ Musical Jack: Bill Stanley/ Besom Bet: Roy Lawrence/ Hobby Horse: Luke Stanley/ Ploughboy: Maurice Broughton/ Dame Jane: Percy Housam/ Recruiting Sergeant: Kenneth Bell/ Lady: Norman Bilton/ Indian King: Jack Martin/ Doctor: Joseph Wilson/ Foreign Traveller: Rowland Thompson
About the session: Recordings of the Plough Play (a Mummer's Play performed on Plough Monday, the first Monday after Twelfth Night) in Barrow-On-Humber. The cast is: Tom Fool: Frank Bell / Thrashing Blade: Wilfred Bell / Beelzebub: Jesse Mumby / Hopper Joe: Tom Stanley / Musical Jack: Bill Stanley (63 years old) / Besom Bet: Roy Lawrence / Hobby Horse: Luke Stanley (22 years old) / Ploughboy: Maurice Broughton / Dame Jane: Percy Housam / Recruiting Sergeant: Kenneth Bell / Lady: Norman Bilton / Indian King: Jack Martin / Doctor: Joseph Wilson / Foreign Traveller: Rowland Thompson.
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