Keith Summers English Folk Music Collection

Percy Webb interview, part 05

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:53

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0007344 (copy of C1002/58)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (Suffolk); Interview

  • Recording date

    ca. 1971

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Keith Summers Collection

  • Recording locations

    Tunstall, Suffolk, England, UK

  • Interviewees

    Webb, Percy, 1897- (speaker,male)

  • Interviewers

    Summers, Keith (speaker, male)

  • Performers

    Webb, Percy, 1897- (speaker,male; interviewee)

  • Recordist

    Summers, Keith

  • Abstract

    Part 5 - Percy Webb talks about his first jobs. Always worked with horses. Different rates of pay on the farm. Comes back from the War to find no jobs. Mechanisation putting many out of jobs

  • Description

    Item notes: Percy Webb interviewed by Keith Summers. Born at Stonewall [?] Hemingstone, Suffolk. Based at Tunstall from 1914. Interviewee notes: Born at Stonewall [?] Hemingstone, Suffolk. Based at Tunstall from 1914. Recording notes: Low recording level, XLR has been increased to -8dBu. noticable tape hiss and noise

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