Survey of English Dialects

Oakley, Hampshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:06:21

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/31

  • Recording date

    1961

  • Recording locations

    Oakley, Hampshire: OS Grid Reference(456500,150500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Kylstra, H.E. (male, SED researcher)

  • Speakers

    G.S. (b.1885, male, farmer)

  • Description

    The speaker compares standards of living now with those of his younger days and talks about stacking and thatching. Netheravon (to the southwest of Oakley) is a village in Wiltshire.

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