John Howson English, Irish & Scottish Folk Music Collection

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  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0011211 (copy of C1034/64)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (Suffolk)

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Howson Collection

  • Recording locations

    Albert Pettit's home, Eye, Suffolk, England, UK

  • Performers

    Pettit, Albert, 1895- (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Howson, John

  • Description

    Item notes: Roud Folk Song Index no. 13278. Followed by singer talking about the song (learnt from a woman in Wetheringsett); the village of Crowfield where he used to live; travelling around the UK during the war; meeting his wife in Woolwich. Performer notes: Aged 91 years; born in Tangham, Suffolk

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