Leicester City Museums Collection
Speaker: Bates, Bernard, - , Interviewee, Male,
Speaker: Jarrett, Bob, Interviewer, Male
Summary of interview item: Transcript of interview describing watching and using trams in Leicester from 1929. Talks about the tram shed on Narborough Road. Mentions the high unemployment in the boot and shoe trade during the 1930s. Recalls people missing the trams when they were replaced with the buses.
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Marital Status: , Children:
Father's Occupation: Boot and shoe worker
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Recording Date: 2/6/1998
Access Restrictions: no consent Item Copyright: LCMS
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