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Yeovil, Somerset (cf. SED Merriott / Higher Ansty)

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:08:06

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C900/00632

  • Recording date

    1999/03/10

  • Recording locations

    Yeovil, Somerset: OS Grid Reference(355500,116500)

  • Producers

    BBC

  • Recordist

    Vincent, Andrew (male, interviewer)

  • Speakers

    Cornelius, John (b.1949/11/08, male, gardener)

  • Description

    John talks about the demise of the glove manufacturing industry in Yeovil and describes conditions in the mills before the introduction of trades unions.

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