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1069, LO/416/367
Leicester Oral History Archive Collection

Speaker: Smith, Martha, 1899 - , Interviewee, Female,
Speaker: Carswell, J, Interviewer, Female

Summary of interview item: Talks about church and chapel in Anstey, Leicestershire, mother being Church of England, father a Congregationalist. Describes family and home, Sunday School. Mentions attending both chapel and church. Describes courting in Bradgate Park. Mention of local poaching, village policeman, fair. Talks about school lessons, discipline, clothes worn, food at home, factory owners who lived in Anstey.
Place of birth: Anstey, Leicestershire
Marital Status: , Children:
Father's Occupation:
Mother's Occupation:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Anstey
Periods Covered: 1900s,1910s, 1920s, 1930s
Language: English

Recording Date: 18/9/1987
Playing time: 28 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: Yes
Copies: yes
Cross Reference:

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