Level: Category
Sound Archive
Level: Fonds
BBC ESSEX
Scope and Content:
Title: Account of Dunmow Flitch Trials
Speaker(s): Metson, Peggy; Byford, Pat; Metson, Cyril; Venables, John
Length of tape: 11 minutes
Depositor: BBC Essex
Restrictions: BBC
Synopsis of tape: Historical account of trials whereby side of bacon given to couple who can prove they have been happily married for a year and a day; committee member's explanation of how trials work today and what happens to winners; winner's account of his family history.
Extent:
11 mins

Key terms

TypeKey termsDescription
Subjects Customs Account of Dunmow Flitch Trials 1987
Document Types Sound recording Account of Dunmow Flitch Trials 1987