Poole, Robert (1984) Lancashire Wakes Week. History Today, 34 (August). pp. 22-29. Full text not available from this repository.
Discusses the Lancashire wakes week in Northern England, occasions when entire towns would close down completely while their populations migrated to the seaside. Description of the wakes celebrations; Result of the growth of repressive evangelical attitudes in the late 18th century; Effect of the upheavals of the industrial revolution period on the Lancashire wakes holiday.
|Journal or Publication Title:||History Today|
|Publisher:||History Today Ltd|
|Departments:||Faculty of Education, Arts and Business > Institute of the Arts|
|Pre 2016 Departments:||Faculty of Education, Arts and Business > Arts and Humanities|
|Depositing User:||Insight Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||30 Nov 2010 16:37|
|Last Modified:||26 Aug 2016 16:09|
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