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Kingston, Dorset

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:45

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/68

  • Recording date

    1956

  • Recording locations

    Kingston, Dorset: OS Grid Reference(395500,79500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Gould, Henry (b.1884, male, retired farm worker)

  • Description

    Henry talks about traditional ploughing and mowing by hand. He also recalls his mother baking in a brick oven. The original recording appears to have been paused on a number of occasions.

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