Scripts which were not produced by Paines Plough, though may have been commissioned

Scope and Content

This section contains copies of scripts which Paines Plough did not produce, it is likely that many of the scripts were sent to the company by aspiring playwrights although some of the scripts were commissioned by Paines Plough.


The scripts have been intially arranged in date order where this information is known. The remaining scripts have been arranged in alphabetical order according to the surname of the author. Those scripts which are untitled or the author is not known have been catalogued last.

Conditions Governing Access

Some of these files have been partially closed due to Commercial Sensitivity for 16 years. Where this has occurred it has been indicated at file level.