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Earl's Croome, Worcestershire
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Earl's Croome, Worcestershire: OS Grid Reference(386500,242500)
University of Leeds
Ellis, Stanley (b.1926
Wright, George (b.1881, male, retired farm labourer)
George recalls the large daily intake of cider that accompanied farm work in his younger days. He also tells an anecdote about being paid in 3 d bits. Pirton is a village just to the north of Earl’s Croome.