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Muker, Yorkshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:18

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/46

  • Recording date

    1955/04/15

  • Recording locations

    Muker, Yorkshire: OS Grid Reference(390500,497500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (male, SED fieldworker)

  • Speakers

    Peacock, Cooper (b.1887, male, retired farmer)

  • Description

    Cooper talks about the growing trend towards pig farming in recent years and explains how a pig would have been slaughtered and cured in earlier times. The original recording appears to have been paused on two occasions

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