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Talk on West Mersea Church by T B Millatt Part 1
ID AA010020
Title Talk on West Mersea Church by T B Millatt Part 1
Recorded 30 June 1985

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Talk on West Mersea Church by T B Millatt Part 2
ID AA010021
Title Talk on West Mersea Church by T B Millatt Part 2
Abstract [07m] 16th Century iron-bound solid oak chest at the back of the church. It has 3 locks and 3 separate keys would be necessary - the vicar and two churchwardens needed to open it....
Recorded 30 June 1985

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Talk on West Mersea Church by T B Millatt Part 3
ID AA010023
Title Talk on West Mersea Church by T B Millatt Part 3
Abstract [01m] Churchyard was closed about 1900 by an order in council because the churchyard was full and they then opened up Barfield Road and later Firs Road Cemeteries. [12m] 1882...
Recorded 30 June 1985

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Oystering by Allan Bird for Museum Audio Guides
ID AA011058
Title Oystering by Allan Bird for Museum Audio Guides
Abstract Allan talking about his 47 years in the oyster business in West Mersea, the boats, the people, Native Oysters, the disease bonamia.
Recorded for Audio Guides in Mersea...
Recorded 25 April 2011

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Mrs Ida South retires after teaching for 39 years at West Mersea School
ID LN002501_001
Title Mrs Ida South retires after teaching for 39 years at West Mersea School
Abstract Frank Osborn talking to Mrs Ida South on Lions Talking Magazine number 25 from 1980. She had has just retired from West Mersea School, She taught there for 39 years, and had...
Recorded 1980

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Hardy Weaver talking about the Clifford White's empire on Mersea.
ID LN004101_001
Title Hardy Weaver talking about the Clifford White's empire on Mersea.
Abstract Hardy Weaver interviewed by Dennis Chatters for Lions Talking Magazine 41. Part 1 of 2.
Hardy worked for Clifford Whites for many years and gives much background to the...
Recorded September 1981

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Hardy Weaver talking about the Clifford White's empire on Mersea. Part 2.
ID LN004301_001
Title Hardy Weaver talking about the Clifford White's empire on Mersea. Part 2.
Abstract Hardy Weaver interviewed by Dennis Chatters for Lions Talking Magazine 43. Part 2 of 2.
Hardy worked for Clifford Whites for many years and continues to gives much background...
Recorded November 1981

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Ron Green and Dennis Chatters talking about Mersea postcards
ID LN004702_001
Title Ron Green and Dennis Chatters talking about Mersea postcards
Abstract From Lions Talking Magazine No. 47. Ron and Dennis go through some of their postcards and talk about the scenes shown and their history.
Recorded March 1982

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Peggy Fortnum - illustrator of Paddington Bear.
ID LN005002_001
Title Peggy Fortnum - illustrator of Paddington Bear.
Abstract Mrs Peggy Nuttall-Smith interviewed by Dennis Chatters for Lions Talking Magazine on Mersea. Using her maiden name of Peggy Fortnum, she was the illustrator for the Paddington Bear...
Recorded June 1982

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Harold Cutts talking to Dennis Chatters in 1982
ID LN005601_001
Title Harold Cutts talking to Dennis Chatters in 1982
Abstract Harold Cutts interviewed by Dennis Chatters on Lions Talking Magazine 56. Mersea's boating scene, past and future. Harold was related to 'Admiral' Bill Wyatt and ran Wyatts for...
Recorded December 1982

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Joan Vince talking to Dennis Chatters
ID LN006002_001
Title Joan Vince talking to Dennis Chatters
Abstract Joan was on the buses during the War, working with Alf Stacey and Jack Saye. The remembers having 70 to 80 people on the single-decker last bus. Her talk includes her work as a...
Recorded March 1983

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Douglas Stoker interviewed by Dennis Chatters 1983
ID LN006202_001
Title Douglas Stoker interviewed by Dennis Chatters 1983
Abstract Douglas Stoker talking to Dennis Chatters on Lions Talking Magazine 62. Douglas talks about the MOLLIETTE when it was a club and a dance hall. Things gradually got out of hand, it...
Recorded May 1983

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Johnny Milgate at age of 93 talking to Dennis Chatters in 1983
ID LN006601_001
Title Johnny Milgate at age of 93 talking to Dennis Chatters in 1983
Abstract From Lions Talking Magazine No. 66. This is part 1 of 2. Johnny was born 1890. School days when John Thorp was master. Johnny went crewing on various yachts, and spent time in...
Recorded September 1983

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Johnny Milgate at age of 93 talking to Dennis Chatters. Part 2.
ID LN006801_001
Title Johnny Milgate at age of 93 talking to Dennis Chatters. Part 2.
Abstract From Lions Talking Magazine 68. Part 2 or 2. Johnny continues his stories of yachting prior to WW1. During WW1 he was in the Navy - sailed on the armed merchant cruiser LACONIA,...
Recorded November 1983

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Patricia Catchpole from Lions Talking Magazine 73.
ID LN007301_001
Title Patricia Catchpole from Lions Talking Magazine 73.
Abstract Patricia Catchpole (Catchy) from the Riding School in West Mersea, interviewed by Dennis Chatters. Patricia came to Mersea when she was 11 - she was brought up in Norfolk, on a...
Recorded April 1984

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Mary Stevens - author of 'Old Spiery'
ID LN008602_001
Title Mary Stevens - author of 'Old Spiery'
Abstract Mary Stevens interviewed by Dennis Chatters. Mary is Archivist at Mersea Museum and has recently written a book on Revd. Pierrepont Edwards (Old Spiery). The conversations that...
Recorded May 1985

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