Arqueotex Project Collection
Speaker: Anon., - 0, Interviewee, Female, Hosiery worker
Speaker: Murray, R, Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Talks about working in hosiery in Earl Shilton, Leicestershire. Mentions Friday treats, Christmas Club, pensions, holiday pay, decline of trade. Describes changes in Earl Shilton, discipline, dinner time, adult school dancing lessons, grandparents' and parents' work in hosiery, holidays, staying with grandparents, seaside visits, factory work, Hinckley and Earl Shilton rivalry, changing careers, wages, piece work.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: Married, Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Earl Shilton
Recording Date: 17/2/1998
Playing time: 45 mins
Access Restrictions: Name withheld Item Copyright: ERDF Cult Herit Proj & N.Warwick & Hink College
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