Mr. Thomas Jordan in Newcastle upon Tyne - between 1910 and 1912

from Untitled: Thomas Jordan memoir, pages 5-6:

[Thomas Jordan worked at Usworth colliery from the age of fourteen to twenty, leaving after the 1912 National Miners Strike. Earlier he recalled the effect on pit boys’ leisure time when in 1910 their working day was limited from ten to eight hours]


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Mr. Thomas Jordan, Untitled: Thomas Jordan memoir. In Brunel University library Special Collections, number 1:405, p. 5-6. accessed: 20 May, 2024 (By permission of Brunel University Library, Special Collections.)

location of experience: Newcastle upon Tyne


Mr. Thomas Jordan
coal miner, pit boy, Soldier

Listening to

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Unspecified Music Hall entertainment performed by Gertie Gitana, Marie Lloyd (Matilda Alice Victoria Wood), Sir Harry Lauder, Wilkie Bard

Experience Information

Date/Time between 1910 and 1912
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Sat, 03 Nov 2018 11:04:59 +0000
Approved on Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:28:34 +0000