ONCE A YEAR 1970s BRITISH FOLKLORE
TRADITIONAL FOLKLORE ANNUAL CUSTOMS AND ANNUAL VILLAGE TRADITIONS 1970S UK
Henry Travice Charity, Maundy Thursday, St Mary the Virgin Church, Leigh Manchester, Lancashire England 1973.
The Rev John Rogan MA, and one of his Church Wardens distribute the dole.
On a pew west of the second pillar of the north arcade of the nave is a brass plate, marking the burial place of Henry Travice of Light Oakes, 1626, who founded a charity by which 5s. was to be given to forty poor people yearly on Thursday in Passion Week near his gravestone....