Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth recordings

Shelley, Yorkshire

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    Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth Recordings

  • Recording locations

    G├╝strow, Germany

  • Producers

    Berliner Phonographische Kommission

  • Recordist

    Doegen, Wilhelm (male, recordist), Brandl, Alois (male, Professor of English)

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    Townend, John, b.1882 (male, steam engine driver)

  • Description

    Speaker's note: Aged 35 from Shelley (near Huddersfield), Yorkshire, England. Born 1 January 1882 in Shelly. Lived in Shelly until the war. Eductaed at a boarding school in Shelly. Both parents from Shelly. Can read and write in English. Religion: protestant. Occupation: steam engine-driver and horse driver. Item note: John reads the Parable of the Prodigal Son (taken from Luke chapter XV, verse 11-32).

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