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Whitwell, Isle of Wight

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:14

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/32

  • Recording date

    1959

  • Recording locations

    Whitwell, Isle of Wight: OS Grid Reference(452500,77500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Barry, Michael (male, SED fieldworker)

  • Speakers

    Sheath, Mrs. M. (b.1899, female, housewife), Sheath, Mr M. (b.1894, male, farm worker)

  • Description

    Mrs. Sheath talks about the village and describes how she nursed her father for many years. The original recording appears to have been paused on one occasion.

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