Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth recordings

Chorley, Lancashire

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    Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Wittenberg, Germany

  • Producers

    Berliner Phonographische Kommission

  • Recordist

    Doegen, Wilhelm (male, recordist), Brandl, Alois (male, Professor of English)

  • Speakers

    Hayhurst, John, b.1881 (male, miner)

  • Description

    Speaker's note: Aged 35 from Chorley, Lancashire, England. Born 12 October 1881 in Chorley. Educated at an elementary school in Chorley. In the army since the age of 20. Father from Brinscall, Lancashire and mother from Chorley. Can read and write in English. Religion: Protestant. Occupation: miner. Item note: John reads the Parable of the Prodigal Son (taken from Luke chapter XV, verse 11-32).

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