Leicester Oral History Archive Collection
Speaker: Goddard, Joan, - , Interviewee, Female, Factory worker;
Speaker: Carter, M, Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Recalls work in the hosiery trade prior to the Second World War. Describes working at Chilprufe and a hosiery factory in Church Gate, Leicester, comparing the two. Recalls moves to other hosiery factories before doing war work at British United. Talks about health problems and working at British United.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: Married, Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1930s, 1940s,
Recording Date: 8/3/1985
Playing time: 15 mins
Access Restrictions: Full Clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
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