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Shirenewton, Monmouthshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:28

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/61

  • Recording date

    1955/12/10

  • Recording locations

    Shirenewton, Monmouthshire: OS Grid Reference(347500,193500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Bailey, Bill (b.1877, male, retired publican)

  • Description

    Bill remembers how he once insured a cow that fell ill shortly afterwards and had to be destroyed. Chepstow is a town just to the east of Shirenewton.

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