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Fletching, Sussex

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:52

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/32

  • Recording date

    1959

  • Recording locations

    Fletching, Sussex: OS Grid Reference(542500,123500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Barry, Michael (male, SED fieldworker)

  • Speakers

    Bellingham, Mr (b.1899, male, farm labourer)

  • Description

    Mr Bellingham talks about mowing and harvesting by hand and describes the work of the travelling threshers. Chailey is a village just to the southwest of Fletching.

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