Survey of English Dialects

Egton, Yorkshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:21

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/46

  • Recording date

    1955/04/16

  • Recording locations

    Egton, Yorkshire: OS Grid Reference(480500,506500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (male, SED fieldworker)

  • Speakers

    Agar, Arthur (b.1896, male, farmer)

  • Description

    Arthur recalls his grandfather mowing by hand and talks about his experiences as a livestock farmer.The original recording appears to have been paused on two occasions.

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