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84, MA200/092/092
Mantle Oral History Project

Speaker: Cross, Horace, 1907 - , Interviewee, Male, Coal miner; British timber
Speaker: Hyde, C., Interviewer, Male

Summary of interview item: Describes in detail the inhabitants, buildings and village of Hugglescote when he was young. This includes detail of the public houses, description of a linnet catcher and various village characters in addition to local tradespeople. For a previous interview by Horace Cross see: 00068 MA200/069/069
Place of birth: Hugglescote, Leicestershire
Education: Hugglescote Central school; Snibston Council school.
Marital Status: Married, Children: sons: 1 daughters: 1
Father's Occupation: Bricklayer
Mother's Occupation: Housewife
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Huggescote
Periods Covered: 1910s,1920s, 1930s, 1940s,
Language: English

Recording Date: 11/2/1989
Playing time:
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: No
Copies: yes
Cross Reference: see 00068 MA200/069/069

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