Level: Category
Sound Archive
Level: Fonds
COLCHESTER RECALLED
Scope and Content:
Title: Jack Ashton (7): Memories of Colchester
Speaker(s): Ashton, Jack; Denney, Patrick
Date of recording: 1992
Addl. documentation: Transcript
Length of tape: 60 mins
Depositor: Colchester Recalled
Restrictions: Colchester Recalled
Synopsis of tape: Further memories of Jack Ashton; parallels between trams and tram driving and electric trains; road surfaces; street cleaning - horse manure; tramps, especially Emma and Grimes; workhouses; sheep and cattle pens at railway station, congestion, slaughterhouses; backyard chickens; shops and business in Colchester.
Dates of Creation:
1992

Key terms

TypeKey termsDescription
Subjects Transport Jack Ashton (7): Memories of Colchester, 1992
Document Types Sound recording Jack Ashton (7): Memories of Colchester, 1992