Peter Kennedy Collection

Tom Edwards, Corwen, Denbighshire 1954

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    Unknown

  • Shelf mark

    C604/1050

  • Recording date

    1954-11-09

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Kennedy Collection

  • Recording locations

    Bryneglwys, Corwen, Denbighshire, Wales

  • Performers

    Edwards, Tom (singer, male / spoken, male)

  • Recordist

    Kennedy, Peter

  • Description

    [*Peter Kennedy's notes transcribed verbatim from the original tape box*] .- Hen Ffon Fy Nain (Granmother's Old Stick) [1'45"].- Gwenno Fwyn (Gentle Owen) ("Neily Bly") two verses [1'00"].- * Talk about "ballet sheets" Twice no. [Both above songs have been processed by R P Library] but not the talk. Tom Edwards, 2 Penrose Cottages, Bryn Eglwys, Corwen, Denbighshire. From Bryneglwys, Farmer, father was a gardener.

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    Tom Edwards pictured in Corwen, Denbighshire, 1954

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User notes for this item

Emrys [Cleaver?] and Peter Kennedy talk to Tom Edwards. Edwards sings a number of songs in Welsh, but speaks in English.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 07/03/2013 22:55:00