Mantle Oral History Project
Speaker: Clark, George, 1926 - , Interviewee, Male, Coal mining, outloader;
Speaker: Stanyard, C., Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Recalls starting work at Nailstone colliery in 1940. Talks about beating for shooting parties for the guests of the mine owner Sir Maxwell Turner. Explains his job as an outloader, loading coal lorries, also describes the grading of coal.
Place of birth: Ibstock, Leicestershire
Marital Status: , Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Nailstone
Periods Covered: 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s
Recording Date: 2/12/1992
Playing time: 12 mins
Access Restrictions: no copyright Item Copyright: EMOHA
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