Mantle Oral History Project
Speaker: Cross, Lillian, 1910 - , Interviewee, Female, Domestic service; Shoe factory; Shop work;
Speaker: Carswell, J., Interviewer, Female
Summary of interview item: Interview with husband Horace Cross. Lily Cross recalls how she met Horace and their courting activities. Describes her wedding day and night and where she and Horace lived after marriage. Also recalls signing on the dole when she was unemployed.
Place of birth: Ibstock
Education: Grange Road school, Ibstock.
Marital Status: Married, Children: Son: 1 Daughter: 1
Father's Occupation: Miner
Mother's Occupation: Domestic service
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Ibstock, Whitwick
Periods Covered: 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Recording Date: 2/11/1989
Access Restrictions: no copyright given Item Copyright:
Cross Reference: see MA200/069/069/B
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