Oral History collection: Evan John Davis (born 1889) interviewed by Barry Fagg about Early life; work in Killan mine at Dunvant, Swansea.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 216 TH 2
  • Dates of Creation
      23 Jun 1975
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 audio recording

Scope and Content

Track 1. [00:02:40] Education: Sketty Church school, general school life. [00:05:25] Industry - Coal Mining: Description of working at a coal mine in Dunvant, and the coal industry in general. [00:14:00] Army - Special Reserve: Description of Army life. [00:17:07] Industry - Building: Description of work and conditions in the building industry. [00:24:28] Industry - Docks: Working at Swansea docks during the Second World War. [00:29:00] Pub Work: Stories from working in a pub.