Roy Palmer English Folk Music Collection

George Dunn interview, part 49

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:43

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0007252 (copy of C1023/10)

  • Recording date

    1971-06-14

  • Is part of (Collection)

    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, continued

  • 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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George Dunn interview, part 49

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