Its chorus ends with a long list of people: "Bill Brewer, Jan Stewer, Peter Gurney, Peter Davy, Dan'l Whiddon, Harry Hawke, Old Uncle Tom Cobley and all." Toe-tapping covers of popular Rock, Pop, Ska, Folk, Country and Metal tunes using just an Acoustic Guitar, a Fiddle and a Banjo. ~ Crown Devon Fieldings Widdicombe Fair Musical Jug ~. The original "Uncle Tom Cobley lived in a house near Yeoford Junction, in the Parish of Spreyton. Daniel Whiddon. And all the long night be heard skirling and groans. When Coles abruptly terminated his role in the series, it was continued as "The Talk of Uncle Tom Cobleigh", signed pseudonymously by "Tom Cobleigh". However, there remains some doubt as to whether this was the same Tom Pearse who features in the song since the earliest recorded Widecombe Fair was held in 1850. The name "Cobleigh" is of Anglo-Saxon origin. The jug has a cream glaze and is decorated with hand painted images from the folk song in relief as well as the lyrics of the song. The jug is marked to the underside ‘Crown Devon Fieldings, Made In England, Rd Applied For’. The handle is in the form of a wooden signpost reading ‘Widdicombe’. Widecombe Fair"Bill Brewer Peter Gurney Uncle Tom Cobley Plays Music" Will Young. EUR … The jug has a diameter of approximately 15cm (6 inches) and measures 19cm (7 ½ inches) from handle to spout. Click & Collect. Tom Cobleigh is the name of a chain of pubs/restaurants presently operated by the Spirit Group in the UK. And all the long night be heard skirling and groans All along, down along, out along lee From Tom Pearse's old mare and a rattling of bones. Ending Sunday at 9:38PM GMT 23h 32m Click & Collect. Check out our tom cobley jug selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops. Here are similar items currently available on Ruby Lane for your consideration, Vintage Crown Devon Ware Fielding’s Stoke on Trent Dinner Plates, Majolica Crown Devon Simon Gloire de Dijon Roses Bottle Vase, Father Neptune Lg. Although it is never stated we can assume that the character in this song intends to take his revenge on the murderer. Faraday Mill Trade Park Cattedown Plymouth Devon PL4 0SE United … Fast, Free Postage. 70 talking about this. The "common" version of this Devon classic of a journey to the fair on Dartmoor. your own Pins on Pinterest From Tom Pearce's old mare in her rattling bones, With Bill Brewer, Jan Stewer, Peter Gurney, Peter Davy, Dan'l Whiddon, Harry Hawke, Old Uncle Tom Cobley and all, Old Uncle Tom Cobley and all. EUR 61.60. Écoutez de la musique en streaming sans publicité ou achetez des CDs et MP3 maintenant sur Amazon.fr. or Best Offer. Venue Address. Lancaster & Sandland Ware Character Uncle Tom Cobley Toby Jug, Widdecombe Fair. On 8 November 1909, an obituary claimed that the recently deceased farmer "learned farming, at Colebrook, with the original 'Uncle Tom Cobleigh' ..... who died between 50 and 60 years since. W.1308. As the last name in a long list, "Uncle Tom Cobleigh (or Cobley)" has come to be used as a humorous colloquialism meaning "anyone and everyone". He was a genial old bachelor. Archive Reference 285A/PR/1/13, Archive: South West Heritage Trust, CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (, Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Andrew Singleton to offer portrait of Uncle Tom Cobley from Widecombe Fair song | Antiques Trade Gazette", https://www.houseofnames.com/cobleigh-family-crest, https://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Uncle_Tom_Cobley&oldid=1000350666, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 14 January 2021, at 19:26. £19.00. £5.99 postage. Devon Widecombe Fair UNCLE TOM COBLEY AND ALL - Old RP Postcard by Dunn... for Sale, BEST OFFER or Auction » 6d 23h 5m (time left) Price: 12.75 Your local currency » VINTAGE WIDECOMBE FAIR JUG UNCLE TOM COBLEY 14½cm tall... for Sale, BEST OFFER or Auction » 7d 15h 25m (time left) Price: 19.99 Your local currency » Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary. Tom Pearce, Tom Pearce, lend me your grey mare All along, down along, out along lee. Whether Tom Cobley, or the other characters from the song, ever existed is uncertain. I combine postage where possible. £2.50. or Best Offer. Tom Cobleigh, his mare and the song are also loosely but obviously referenced in the last few lines of folk duo Show of Hands's own song "Widecombe Fair", which differs dramatically from the original. This also shows how citation errors are perpetuated, presumably reflecting a reliance on other citations without checking the original source. The phrase comes from a Devon folk song "Widecombe Fair", collected by Sabine Baring-Gould. Customs services and international tracking provided +EUR 16.29 postage estimate. ARTONE WIDECOMBE CHARACTER TOBY JUG. Will Young Studio Pottery, Widecombe Devon - Uncle Tom Cobley Figurine. Collectable Devonmoor Pottery … Click & Collect. Designed by Max Henk, issued 1952 – 1960. £4.00 postage. Social sharing cookies allow you to share certain pages on our website on social media. Time left 9d 4h left. All along, down along, out along lea. Apr 26, 2018 - Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for "Uncle Tom Cobley" Musical Character Jug - 7.5" - Plays "Widecombe Fair" at the … 1940/60's - a real talking piece, great for any table, serving ale/water/juice etc. Buy it now + EUR 6.06 postage. But it wasn’t just spectator events; for those of an athletic disposition, the Uncle Tom Cobley Downhill Race (back as usual for 2020) heading up 2019’s list of ‘be seen’ events, was a real talking point. The Jug is in super condition just a slight crazing and it stands at almost 4.5" tall. Nov 19, 2012 - This Pin was discovered by Barbara Edwards. 5 out of 5 stars (20) 20 reviews. Analytical cookies collect data anonymously, about how visitors use our site and how it performs. This was one of many versions of the song, “Widecombe Fair,” (1890) although the oral tradition of the song has been around much longer. This mini size porcelain pottery cup is hand painted and made by Lancaster and Sons in the 1930s dated by the marks on the underneath of cup. thanked 8 times: Submitted by líadan on Tue, 25/10/2016 - 02:26. £5.50 postage. [5] Cobley disapproved of his nephew and kept him out of his will (signed at Pascoe house, Colebrooke). Nov 19, 2012 - This Pin was discovered by Linda Freeman. Check out our tom cobley selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops. New listing Lancaster Sandland Ware ‘Uncle Tom Cobleigh’ Toby Jug, Widecombe Fair. Bottom of mug has multiple marks: Uncle Tom Cobleigh or Best Offer. ART DECO CROWN DEVON 5" H WIDDICOMBE FAIR 1/2 PINT MUSICAL TANKARD 1936 EX+ GWO. Learn more. ) The handle is in the form of a wooden signpost reading ‘Widdicombe’. 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