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Deerhurst, Gloucestershire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:25

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/61

  • Recording date

    1955/12/12

  • Recording locations

    Deerhurst, Gloucestershire: OS Grid Reference(387500,229500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Roberts, Jim (b.1878, male, retired farm labourer)

  • Description

    Jim talks about the constant threat of flooding. He recalls a number of floods and attempts to deal with them. The original recording appears to have been paused on two occasions.

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