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Great Dalby, Leicestershire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:33

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/56

  • Recording date

    1956/05/04

  • Recording locations

    Great Dalby, Leicestershire: OS Grid Reference(474500,314500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

  • Speakers

    Archer, Frank (b.1891, male, farm labourer)

  • Description

    Frank talks about local pastimes including fishing on the canal, cricket, duck-stone and marbles. Belvoir reservoir is situated to the northeast of Great Dalby.

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