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Ebchester, Durham

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:06:16

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/2

  • Recording date

    1974/05/14

  • Recording locations

    Ebchester, Durham: OS Grid Reference(410500,555500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Upton, Clive (male, interviewer)

  • Speakers

    Dodds, William (b.1909, male, retired farmer and ironworker)

  • Description

    William speaks about the discovery of Roman artefacts on his farm in 1968, and describes various fragments of pottery and glassware that have been excavated since. The occasional background noise is due to the William indicating to the interviewer various items on display in glass cases.

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Ebchester, Durham

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