Bob & Jacqueline Patten English Folk Music Collection

P. Christie's lecture: North Devon Savages, part 01

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:02

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0012395 (copy of C1033/233)

  • Recording date

    1991-10-10

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Bob and Jacqueline Patten Collection

  • Recording locations

    Chulmleigh Community College, Chulmleigh, Devon, England, UK

  • Recordist

    Patten, Bob

  • Speakers

    Scott-Davies, A. (male)

  • Abstract

    P. Christie talks about the North Devon Savages. Quote from ‘Heathenism in Devonshire’ in The Times for 16th November 1869 which talks about a poaching case and then goes on to describe the Cheriton / Bragg family of Nymet Rowland. The family came to the area in 1798, they owned 32 acres.

  • Description

    Performer notes: Speaker publishes under the name: Ascott-Davies

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