Roy Palmer English Folk Music Collection

George Dunn interview, part 45

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    1CDR0007252 (copy of C1023/10)

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    Roy Palmer collection

  • Recording locations

    George Dunn's home, Quarry Bank, Dudley, West Midlands, England, UK

  • Recordist

    Palmer, Roy

  • Speakers

    Dunn, George, 1887-1975 (male)

  • Abstract

    Local stories: true ghost story

  • Description

    Interviewee notes: Black Country chainmaker and traditional singer. Born in the village of Quarry Bank (formerly in Staffordshire), eight miles west of Birmingham. Father and grandfather worked in the iron trade, as did George who retired at the age of 72, after 59 years mainly as a chainmaker

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