Ethel M. Clark in Woolaston, Gloucestershire - early 20th Century

from Their small corner, page 91:

Living next to the inn we heard a lot of singing when the men had plenty to drink. We could tell how much they had consumed by the songs they sang. When they got to Nelly Dean they were well oiled and ready for home. 

cite as

Ethel M. Clark, Their small corner. In Brunel University Burnett Archive of Working Class Autobiographies, number 2:148, p. 91. accessed: 23 June, 2024

location of experience: Woolaston, Gloucestershire


Listening to

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'Nelly Dean'
written by Henry Armstrong
performed by men in a pub

Experience Information

Date/Time early 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:04:15 +0100
Approved on Fri, 24 Aug 2018 16:57:33 +0100