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Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:57

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C908/60

  • Recording date

    1957/01/22

  • Recording locations

    Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk: OS Grid Reference(614500,297500)

  • Producers

    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Francis, W. Nelson (male, SED fieldworker)

  • Speakers

    Clarke, Anna (b.1877, female, housewife), Clarke, Walter (male)

  • Description

    Anna describes how she regularly used to cycle twenty miles a day to work or to visit family. Fundenhall (just to the southeast of Ashwellthorpe), Stoke Holy Cross and Swainsthorpe (both to the northeast) are all nearby villages. Norwich is a city to the northeast.

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