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381, LO/001/C1
Leicester Oral History Archive

Speaker: Mining Memories, - , Interviewee, , Miner;
Speaker: , Interviewer,

Summary of interview item: Mining Memories. Edited extracts of interview with Mr D. Connolly, a miner at Desford Colliery from 1943. Describes conditions in the pit and organization of labour in 1943, including the 'Butty' system of subcontracting work.
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Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Desford
Periods Covered: 1940s,
Language: English

Recording Date: 1/1/1989
Playing time: 26 mins
Access Restrictions: Restricted Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: No
Copies: Yes
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