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568, LM/011
Collection Title: Leicester City Museums Collection

Series title: Leicester City Museums Collection, Episode: , Programme title: Talkback

Summary: Extract of BBC Radio Leicester "Talkback" programme with John Florence interviewing Cynthia Brown, Project Manager of the East Midlands Oral History Archive and Phil Kimberley of De Montfort University, in an appeal for public memories of the Jewry Wall excavation site between the 1930s and 2000. Gives an introduction to the Roman Jewry Wall site and discusses the archaeological excavation in 1937 under Kathleen Kenyon and the debate surrounding the preservation of the site or building of a swimming pool. Discussion of the Jewry Wall area in the 1930s, housing and St. Nicholas Square Mill.
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Presenter: John Florence
Recording Date: 2/3/2000, Transmission Dates: 2/3/2000 00:00:00
Playing time: 10 mins
Sound quality:
Access Restrictions: no copyright, Item Copyright: BBC
Copies: yes
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