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Binfield Heath, Oxfordshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:18

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/62

  • Recording date

    1953/07/02

  • Recording locations

    Binfield Heath, Oxfordshire: OS Grid Reference(474500,178500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Waters, Bob (b.1866, male, retired gamekeeper), Webb, Charlie (b.1890, male, gardener)

  • Description

    Bob recalls a local temperance speaker and Charlie describes a particularly forthright chapel sermon from years ago. Henley-on-Thames is a town to the north of Binfield Heath.

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