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Norwich, Norfolk Nineteen thirties
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Agnes Davey 24-4-86 [Interview]

Description: Oral history interview covering life in the King Street area of Norwich in the 1920s and 1930s. Topics include shops, businesses, domestic life, family life, leisure time, healthcare, visit of the Prince of Wales to Norwich and the fi...

William Pye [21-03-1986 interview]

Description: Oral history interview with William Pye about his childhood in King's Street Norwich in the 1920s. Topics include childhood games, poverty, local businesses, joining the army, working on the railway and war time bombing in Norwic...

Agnes Davey 01-05-1986 [Interview]

Description: Oral history interview covering life in the King Street area of Norwich in the 1930s and 1940s. Topics include shops, businesses, domestic life, family life, leisure time, wedding traditions, life during World War II and strikes.Recor...

Snowy Fulcher 11-5-86 [interview]

Description: Oral history interview with Snowy Fulcher walking around the King Street area describing his milk round, river traffic and contact with sex workers and other local characters.Recording location: Kings Street - NorwichPerformer(s)/cont...

Norman Armes 4-7-86 [interview]

Description: Oral history interview with Norman Armes about his working life. Topics include working at Boulton and Paul as a labourer and his later post at the Air Ministry.Recording location: Norwich, Norfolk, England, UKPerformer(s)/contributer...

Ivy Robinson 27-10-1986 [interview]

Description: Oral History interview with Ivy Robinson about her childhood in the King Street area of Norwich in the 1930s and 1940s.Recording location: Norwich, Norfolk, UKPerformer(s)/contributer(s): Robinson, Ivy (speaker, female; interviewee); ...

Mabel Winter 1-9-86 [interview]

Description: Oral history interview with Mabel Winter about her teaching career in Norwich during the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. Topics include Horns Lane School, Norman Infants School, class sizes, school resources and pupils.Recording location: Nor...

James Gosling 26-8-86 [interview]

Description: Oral history with James Gosling about his life in Norwich. Topics include local businesses, Norwich Market, Blackshirt rallies, Oswald Mosley visiting Norwich, soap box speakers in Norwich Market and Emerson 'The Poor Man's ...

Edna Gosling 9-9-86 [interview]

Description: Oral history interview with Edna Gosling about her life in Norwich. Topics included working life, domestic life and local people.Recording location: Norwich, Norfolk, England, UKPerformer(s)/contributer(s): Cowan, Andrew (speaker, mal...

Albert Holley 26-9-86 [interview]

Description: Oral history interview with Albert Holley about his membership of the Independent Labour Party and his army service during World War II.Recording location: Norwich, Norfolk, England, UKPerformer(s)/contributer(s): Cowan, Andrew (speak...

Joe Aldous 6-10-86 [interview]

Description: Oral history interview with Joe Aldous about his life in the King Street area of Norwich. Topics include his father's fish business, his uncle's ice cream business, hawking bloaters (herring), local characters, pubs and leis...

Elsie Stockley 7-10-86 [interview]

Description: Oral history interview with Elsie Stockley (nee. Woadhouse) about her life in Norwich during the 1930s and 1940s. Topics include her parents keeping the Old Barge pub in King Street, the layout of the pub, running the pub, the pub bei...

Ronald Mace 7-2-87 [interview]

Description: Oral history interview with Ronald Mace about his childhood growing up in the King Street area of Norwich during the 1930s. Topics include family, school, local businesses, poverty and clothing.Recording location: Norwich, Norfolk, En...

King Street Video Soundtrack Agnes Davey [interview]

Description: Oral history interview recorded during making of the King Street Video. Topics include domestic life, local shops and businesses, poverty and the movement of residents of King Street to new housing estates.Recording location: Norwich,...

King Street Video Soundtrack Ronald Mace [interview]

Description: Oral history interview recorded during making of the King Street Video. Topics include housing, food, poverty, bombing in World War II and the decline in the area after the movement of residents of King Street to new housing estate.Re...

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