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Kersey, Suffolk

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:53

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/61

  • Recording date

    1959

  • Recording locations

    Kersey, Suffolk: OS Grid Reference(600500,244500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Jervis, Bert (b.1880, male, retired farm worker & baker)

  • Description

    Bert talks about traditional farming techniques such as threshing, sewing, mowing by hand and harvesting. The original recording appears to have been paused on one occasion.

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