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Wragby, Lincolnshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:06:24

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/12

  • Recording date

    1960

  • Recording locations

    Wragby, Lincolnshire: OS Grid Reference(513500,378500)

  • Producers

    BBC

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Brothwell, W. (b.1885, male), Greenwood, F. (female)

  • Description

    Mr Brothwell and Ms Greenwood talk about farming and recall several harsh winters. Bardney is a village just to the south of Wragby and Lincoln a town to the west. The Fens refers to the low-lying land to the south of Wragby. Somerset is a county in the southwest of England.

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