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Altarnun, Cornwall

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:33

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/26

  • Recording date

    1963/03/29

  • Recording locations

    Altarnun, Cornwall: OS Grid Reference(222500,81500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Stevens, Wesley (b.1890, male, farm worker & shepherd)

  • Description

    Wesley talks about the type of farming he has been involved in and describes how to lay a hedge.

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Altarnun, Cornwall

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