George Ewart Evans collection

Jay, Thomas. George Ewart Evans collection

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:20

  • Shelf mark

    T1420W

  • Recording date

    1956-08-04

  • Recording locations

    Mill Common, Blaxhall, Suffolk

  • Interviewees

    Jay, Thomas, 1884- (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Evans, George Ewart (speaker, male)

  • Description

    George Ewart Evans interviews Tom Jay who tells him that in his father's and grandfather's day there was a lot of smuggling. He grandfather received goods. The Excise men would often raid houses and search the countryside for smuggled goods.

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Jay, Thomas. George Ewart Evans collection

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