Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Anon, 1907 - , Interviewee, Male, Brewery worker;
Speaker: Thomas, Barry, Interviewer, Male
Summary of interview item: Describes in detail working at the Sileby brewery around 1920. Describes the process of brewing Sileby stout and the processes involved in beer production. Describes delivering beer and various customers. Gives a list of public houses owned by the Sileby brewery. Describes cleaning vats, wages," Brewery Travellers" and more on brewing beer. Talks about the Brewery being sold to Stretton.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: , Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Sileby
Periods Covered: 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Recording Date: 1/1/1985
Playing time: 1 hr
Access Restrictions: no consent Item Copyright: EMOHA
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