Steve Gardham English Folk Music Collection

Jim Baron interview, part 6

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:01

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0009338 (copy of C1009/10)

  • Recording date

    1972-09-05

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Steve Gardham Collection

  • Recording locations

    The Three Tuns (public house), West Lutton, near Malton, North Yorkshire, England, UK

  • Interviewees

    Baron, Jim, 1898- (speaker, malE)

  • Interviewers

    Gardham, Steve (speaker, male)

  • Recordist

    Gardham, Steve

  • Abstract

    Jim Barren talks about wrens, robins and chaffinchs, including weather lore based on bird observation and folklore regarding them.

  • Description

    Interviewee notes: Traditional singer and Great War veteran (Durham Light Infantry), of Chapel Row, West Lutton, near Maldon, North Yorkshire. Worked as a woodsman on the Hotham Estate, Sledmere. Nick-name "Bumblebee". Recording notes: Recording one generation from original

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Jim Baron interview, part 6

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