Memories of Burnham-on-Crouch from 1906: Interview with Herbert Hawes
Level: Category
Sound Archive
Level: Fonds
Scope and Content:
Reminiscences of Herbert Hawes, born in Burnham-on-Crouch in 1906. Earliest memories include the pre-1914 airfield at Wick Farm on the marshes; worked in father's pleasure boat business at Riverside Road; athletics and football; trained as piano framer - conditions of industry; oyster and skate fishing at Burnham.
Dates of Creation:
49 minutes 58 seconds
Creator Name:
John Booth
Archivist Note:
Amended by SJM 02/08/2017
Contact the Burnham Local History Society
Physical Characteristics:
Digital MP3 files created from TDK AD60 Type I cassette with Dolby B
Publication Notes:
"That Time o' Day": A self-portrait of Burnham-on-Crouch and thereabouts in the early twentieth century, from tape recordings made for the Burnham and District Local History and Amenity Society, compiled by John Booth (Ian Henry Publications, 1986) ISBN: 0-86025-404-6

Key terms

TypeKey termsDescription
Subjects Fishing Memories of Burnham from 1906, 1975
Subjects Sports Memories of Burnham from 1906, 1975
Document Types Sound recording Memories of Burnham from 1906, 1975