Arqueotex Project Collection
Speaker: Lawrance, Joe, - 0, Interviewee, Male, Hosiery worker
Speaker: Murray, R, Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Describes training in hosiery at Bradbury's, Earl Shilton, Leicestershire; hours, pay. Mentions running XL machines in Stoke Golding. Talks about production of army socks during Second World War, wastefulness, innovations, conditions for workers during war. Mention of family members in workforce.
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Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Earl Shilton, Stoke Golding
Periods Covered: 1930s, 1940s
Recording Date: 23/9/1997
Playing time: 26 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: ERDF Cult Herit Proj & N.Warwick & Hink College
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