Bridgwater Fair

DESCRIPTION: Singer tells of the delights of Bridgwater Fair and the colorful characters to be found there.
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1916
KEYWORDS: dancing party nonballad
FOUND IN: Britain(England)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Sharp-100E 76, "Bridgwater Fair" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #1571
CROSS-REFERENCES:
cf. "Truro Agricultural Show"
NOTES: [Sharp writes,] "St. Matthew's Fair at Bridgwater is a very ancient one, and is still a local event of some importance, although it has seen its best days." - PJS
File: ShH76

Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List

Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography

The Ballad Index Copyright 2016 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.