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Staple, Kent

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:06:08

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/25

  • Recording date

    1958

  • Recording locations

    Staple, Kent: OS Grid Reference(627500,156500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Barry, Michael (male, SED fieldworker)

  • Speakers

    unidentified (male, coal miner)

  • Description

    Billy describes conditions in the coalmine and recalls an accident that left him with a permanent scar on his nose. Nonington is a village just to the southwest of Staple.

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