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Holmbridge, Yorkshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:48

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/47

  • Recording date

    1951

  • Recording locations

    Holmbridge, Yorkshire: OS Grid Reference(411500,406500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Dyson, B.R. (male, interviewer)

  • Speakers

    Barbers, Jack (b.1864, retired farmer), Howard, Haigh (b.1867, male, retired shepherd) and daughter (unidentified, female)

  • Description

    Jack, Haigh and his daughter discuss the ingredients of traditional drinks such as posset, mulled ale and punch. Bradshaw is a village to the northeast of Holmbridge.

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