Survey of English Dialects

Lyddington, Rutland

  • Add a note
    Log in to add a note at the bottom of this page.
  • All notes
  • My notes
  • Hide notes
Please click to leave a note

The British Library Board acknowledges the intellectual property rights of those named as contributors to this recording and the rights of those not identified.
Legal and ethical usage »

Tags (top 25):
(No tags found for this item)
  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:09:34

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/57

  • Recording date

    1957

  • Recording locations

    Lyddington, Rutland: OS Grid Reference(487500,297500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Manton, W. (b.1890, male, retired farm labourer)

  • Description

    Mr Manton describes how he learnt to lay a hedge and describes how he regularly won prizes in local competitions. The original recording appears to have been paused on one occasion.

  • Texts

    Linguistic description of this item

  • Metadata record:

    View full metadata for this item