Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Cotterill, Raymond, 1927 - , Interviewee, Male, Cattle Market Manager;
Speaker: Pallett, T., Interviewer, Male
Summary of interview item: Describes working at Leicester Cattle Market, from 1948. Details the different jobs he has had at the market over 36 years, and the conditions. Talks about the different animals, slaughtering, farmers and the foot and mouth disease outbreak in 1959.
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Marital Status: , Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s
Recording Date: 22/5/1984
Playing time: 28 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
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