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Islip, Oxfordshire

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    Islip, Oxfordshire: OS Grid Reference(452500,214500)

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    University of Leeds

  • Recordist

    Ellis, Stanley (b.1926

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    East, Eli (b.1871, male, retired farm labourer)

  • Description

    Eli talks about the problems he encountered as a carter in severe winter weather. Bletchington is a village just to the northwest of Islip and Abingdon a town to the south.

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