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Earl's Croome, Worcestershire

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    Earl's Croome, Worcestershire: OS Grid Reference(386500,242500)

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    University of Leeds

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    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

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    Wright, George (b.1881, male, retired farm labourer)

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    George recalls the large daily intake of cider that accompanied farm work in his younger days. He also tells an anecdote about being paid in 3 d bits. Pirton is a village just to the north of Earl’s Croome.

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