Arqueotex Project Collection
Speaker: Taylor, Tony, - 0, Interviewee, Male, Hosiery worker
Speaker: Murray, R, Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Outlines work progress from following father in hosiery at Atkins, Hinckley [Leicestershire], through Davenport's, Sketchley's, then Bennett's for ten years. Mentions small holding where tended animals before and after work, period in Royal Air Force, knitter earning good money, fully fashioned stockings. Describes social side of work.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: Married, Children:
Father's Occupation: Hosiery Knitter
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Hinckley
Recording Date: 13/10/1998
Playing time: 1 hr 5 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: ERDF Cult Herit Proj & N.Warwick & Hink College
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