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384, LO/004/C4
Leicester Oral History Archive

Speaker: Leicester Market, - , Interviewee, ,
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Summary of interview item: Leicester Market. Compilation of interview extracts about Leicester market, recalling market traders in the 1930s, the cost of a stall, the days when the market was held and what produce was on sale. The characters that ran the market stalls are remembered and how the market looked is described . The contributors to this tape are: Mrs Bailey, Mr Bentham, Mr Brown, Mr Clay, Mr Cox, Mrs Gamble, Mr Holmes, Mr Mason, Mr Mortimer, Mr Rogers (Paddy Swag), Mr Smith, Mr & Mrs Souter, Mrs Ward.
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Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1930s
Language: English

Recording Date: 1/1/1989
Playing time: 46 mins
Access Restrictions: Restricted Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: No
Copies: yes
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