Jean Court in Clifton, Bristol - between 1927 and 1934

from Living in the lane, page 3:

In the summer grandpa would go to the front room while [mother tidied his bedroom] and play his gramaphone [sic]. He had a collection of records in a cupboard near the window and the gramaphone was old fashioned with a large horn. It had to be rewound for each record. Grandpa was almost blind and as he could not see which record was which he just played …   more >>

cite as

Jean Court, Living in the lane. In Brunel University Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 2:188, p. 3. accessed: 30 May, 2024

location of experience: Clifton, Bristol


Jean Court

Listening to

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written by Harry Leon, Leo Towers, Will E. Haines
performed by Gracie Fields
'The Laughing Policeman'
written by Charles Penrose

Experience Information

Date/Time between 1927 and 1934
Medium playback
Listening Environment in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Sat, 09 Jun 2018 16:20:27 +0100
Approved on Tue, 07 Aug 2018 12:18:32 +0100