Oral History collection: William Jones (born 1908) interviewed by Michael Williams about Early life; school in Bishopston; farming, etc.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 216 TH 7
  • Dates of Creation
      5 June 1975
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 audio recording

Scope and Content

Track 1. [00:00:48] Education: Bishopston Primary School, general school life. [00:02:25] Bishopston: Farming in Bishopston. [00:05:45] Social Life in Bishopston and Murton: Whist drives, Band of Hope, local characters and stories. [00:07:55] General life in Bishopston: Religion-Murton Chapel, Providence Chapel, Industry-Bishopston forge, Murton forge, Transport, Pubs, Shops. [00:10:34] Bishopston: Farming in Bishopston, sheep washing.