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On to Widecombe Fair

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- England.

    • About the Edition

      Seven men who don"t like to walk borrow an old mare to ride to the Widecombe fair.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Patricia Lee Gauch ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman.
      ContributionsHyman, Trina Schart.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.G1687 Ol 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[31] p. :
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4902847M
      ISBN 100399205632, 0399610529
      LC Control Number76048151

      Widdecombe Fair Tom Pierce, Tom Pierce, lend me thy gray mare Ri fol lol the dol diddle i doe That I may ride up to Widdecombe Fair With Phil Lewer, Jan Brewer, Harry Hawkins, Hugh Davy Philly Whitpot, George Pausley, Dick Wilson, Tom Cobbley and all, Here is Uncle Tom Cobbley and all Oh when shall I see my gray mare home again? For I want for to go to Widdicombe Fair With Bill Brewer, Jan Stewer, Peter Gurney Peter Day, Daniel Whiddon, Harry Hawk Old Uncle Tom Cobleigh and all Old Uncle Tom Cobleigh and all. And when shall I see again my grey mare? All along, down along, out along lee By Friday soon, or Saturday noon With Bill Brewer, Jan Stewer, Peter Gurney.


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On to Widecombe Fair Hardcover – April 1, by Patricia Lee Gauch (Author) › Visit Amazon's Patricia Lee Gauch Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author.

Learn about Author Central Author: Patricia Lee Gauch, Trina Schart Hyman. But in the temples of art every servant shall find his or her place and while the greatest alone can fill the niche, wreathe the column, and adorn the holy Of holies, the least may bring something to make fair each nook and corner, may add a minor fresco, or piece of patient carving, that shall not shrink from the sunbeam.5/5(1).

Get this from a library. On to Widecombe Fair. [Patricia Lee Gauch; Trina Schart Hyman; G.P. Putnam's Sons.] -- Seven men who don't like to walk borrow an old mare to ride to the Widecombe fair.

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Written by Patricia Lee Gauch, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman. On to Widecombe Fair Cover × in R. Michelson Galleries. Timetable — Widecombe Fair. Timetable of Events. Times are provisional and subject to change. The Committee reserves the right to modify the programme of events and to change the running order.

Lamb Shearing competition. Beer Tent Music Stage - From am until midnight live music from various bands: Jar, Geoff Lakeman, Lazy Divide.

Village Green - Devon Guild of Crafts Displays and Acoustic. On the eve of Widecombe Fair the ghost of the horse appears in a cloud of blue light. In all possibility the men borrowed the mare to pull a gig as clearly it is impossible for eight men to ride a horse.

There’s always plenty to eat (and plenty of variety) at the fair. In the village there’s The Rugglestone, The Old Inn, and The Cafe on the Green serving up delicious fare, and in the field there’ll be a great range of local food producers from all over Devon, offering everything from hog roast to Thai cuisine.

Widecombe Fair. 1K likes. Widecombe –in-the-Moor is famous for it’s annual Fair. Originally a livestock fair, now an enterainment packed day out.

2nd Tuesday in SeptemberFollowers: K. Widecombe-in-the-Moor lies in the Widecombe Valley in beautiful Dartmoor in Devon, England. Click on the picture for a larger view. For more details of Widecombe, click here.

To enjoy a Day Out in and around Widecombe, click here. On to Widecombe Fair by Patricia Lee Gauch A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

On to Widecombe Fair by Gauch, Patricia Lee. New York: Putnam, c Hard cover. EX-LIB WITH USUAL MARKINGS & EXPECTED IMPERFECTIONS; ALL ELSE-CLEAN, TIGHT, & ATTRACTIVE; DJ PROTECTED BY NEW MYLAR WRAP. inscribed on the title page by the illustrator. Trina Schart Hyman.

rectangular picture book format; mauve cloth boards; unpaginated; color illust. throughout; illust. In his new book, Dr Gray shows how Widecombe Fair became popular around the world, performed by revellers from Torquay to Liverpool, throughout the late 19 th century.

The discovery of lyrics of the song in a newspaper show it was sung in Feniton in as well as a parody two years later in Dartmouth. Widecombe Fair is an annual fair in England, held in the Dartmoor village of Widecombe-in-the-Moor on the second Tuesday in September.

It is well known as the subject of the folk song of the same name, featuring Uncle Tom Cobley and his friends. In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read.

Book your table online at Widecombe Fair in Mansfield and enjoy our selection of food and drink available throughout the week.

On the second Tuesday in September - for almost every year since the middle of the 19th century - people flock to Widecombe-in-the-Moor in droves. For this is the day of the Widecombe Fair, immortalised by the enduring Devon folk song, featuring ‘Uncle Tom Cobley and all’.

This is one of many versions of the song, “Widecombe Fair,” first recorded by the Reverend Sabine Baring-Gould in in his book “Songs of the West”, although the oral tradition of the song has been around much longer. Tom Pearce, Tom Pearce, lend me your grey mare. All. Welcome to the Widecombe Fair.

Terry and the team are really pleased to announce that the Widecombe Fair is now open. We can’t wait to welcome you to our NEW pub and restaurant where you can enjoy tasty food and refreshing drinks at great value on: Oak Tree Lane, Mansfield, NG18 4LF. The Year Widecombe Fair was held at Widecombe-in-the-Moor on Tuesday 12th September As usual there was a full programme of events in the Fair Showground as well as a great many stalls and other attractions.

Little Johnny England and Steve Knightley of Show Of Hands perform Steve's song of youthful innocence, shameful seduction and dark deeds on the road to Widecombe Fair. Uncle Tom Cobley and All: The Book of Widecombe-in-the-moor, Woods, Stephen, Goo for Sale, BEST OFFER or Auction» 15d 14h 45m (time left) Price: Your local currency» Vintage Lord Nelson Pottery Tankard Old Uncle Tom Cobley Off To Widecombe Fair for Sale, BEST OFFER or Auction» 16d 3h 1m (time left) Price: Your local.

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English Folk (Folk Songs from England, Folk Music from England) Widecombe Fair (Tom Pearce) lyrics: Tom Pearce, Tom Pearce, lend me your grey mare. / All along, down along. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook YouTube Power Hour Podcast: YouTube, YouTube Channel, Video Marketing, YouTuber, IGTV, Erika Vieira, Video, Instagram Overeaters Anonymous ElectraTone Guitar Effects Pages: • View SLIDESHOW from Widdicombe Fair book • Watch BBC/PATHE News Reels of Widdicombe Fair.

The lyrics of Devon's best known folk song tell a simple enough story - seven men and a grey mare set off for Widecombe Fair, but before completing their journey the old horse collapses from exhaustion because of carrying too many men along.

Widecombe Fair The beautiful village of Widecombe-in-the-Moor lies between green fields and high, rocky moorland hills in a sheltered valley on the East side of Dartmoor. Widecombe Fair. Tuesday, 8 September at - Why not come to Widecombe on Tuesday 11th September and soak up the rural tranquility and a way of life that has gone on for centuries in these valleys.

Sheep shearing competitions, cattle, sheep and pony classes, vintage cars and agricultural machinery. Country Diary: to the Widecombe fair, with Uncle Tom Cobley and all Widecombe, Dartmoor: Judges inspect the sheep entries, dominated by. The lyrics of Devon's best known folk song tell a simple enough story - seven men and a grey mare set off for Widecombe Fair, but before completing.

Widecombe Fair Paperback – 31 Aug. by Eden Phillpotts (Author) › Visit Amazon's Eden Phillpotts Page. search results for this author.

Eden Phillpotts (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 24 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price 5/5(1). The annual Widecombe Fair event was back today in the picturesque Dartmoor village of Widecombe-in-the-Moor. Locals and tourists alike turned up to.

Find great deals on eBay for widecombe fair. Shop with confidence. Widecombe History Group launching the A-Z of Devon Dialect at Widecombe Fair A book featuring an a-z of Devon dialect has recently been published thanks to a Parishscapes grant awarded to the Widecombe History Group.

The book was inspired by a traditional rhyme quoted by the late ‘Wag of Widecombe’ Anthony (Tony) Beard and was. 0 Total Resources 4 Books.

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Christina Katerina and the Box. by Patricia Lee Gauch and Doris Burn. Set in the wonderfully picturesque Dartmoor village, Widecombe-in-the-Moor. Whether it's shopping around the local produce trade stands, watching the spectacles in the main ring, or even just enjoying Dartmoor's finest ale in the beer tent, there is something for everyone at this year's fair.

There are various spellings of Widdicombe and the characters in the song; Cobley is sometimes rendered Cobbleigh, as in the illustrated book Widdicombe Fair An Old English Folk Song, by Christine Price.

In her book, Price says Uncle Tom Cobbleigh was a real person, an 18th Century Englishman who lived near Widecombe-on-the-Moor where the September Fair was a big event. You’re thinking of Widecombe Fair, whose lyrics tell the tale of a group of men, including one Uncle Tom Cobley, heading out across the moor to the fair.

Sad to say, the old grey mare in the. In his new book, Dr Gray shows how Widecombe Fair became popular around the world, performed by revellers from Torquay to Liverpool, throughout the late 19 th century.

The discovery of lyrics of the song in a newspaper show it was sung in Feniton in as well as a parody two years later in Dartmouth. Discover Widecombe Fair Horse in Widecombe in the Moor, England: This painted wooden sculpture depicts the characters of a popular Devon folk song.

All info on Widecombe Fair in Mansfield - Call to book a table. View the menu, check prices, find on the map, see photos and ratings/5(K).Widecombe Fair Lyrics: It was early dawn when we met out on the hillside / On our way to Widdecombe Fair / To drink ourselves dry make a big noise there / Six Devon lads with a younger boy / Whose.