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Ronague, Isle of Man

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    Ronague, Isle of Man: OS Grid Reference(224500,472500)

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    University of Leeds

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    Barry, Michael (male, SED fieldworker)

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    Crellin, Amanda (b.1878, female, housewife)

  • Description

    Amanda expresses her dismay at the lack of discipline she sees in children at the time this recording was madeĀ in the 1950s compared with the strictness of her upbringing in the closing years of the 19th century. Ballabeg is a village south of Ronague.

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