Survey of English Dialects

Farndon, Cheshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:19

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/51

  • Recording date

    1955/03/04

  • Recording locations

    Farndon, Cheshire: OS Grid Reference(341500,354500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Davies, Walter (b.1889, male, farmer)

  • Description

    Walter talks about calving - he describes the normal procedure for a straightforward birth and outlines a number of potential complications and solutions to problem births. Rossett is a village just to the northwest of Farndon.

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