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David J Woods collection of Oral History
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The David J Wood's Collection of Oral History is in four areas.

Transcripts, which have been recorded by David since June 1994.

Chelps  " Cheips Wi Old Stockiners "  published in Hinckley Times  in 1890s written in Hinckley Dialect of the 1890s

Visitor's History, from people who have read David's site and thought they would like to contribute

In 1800s there was an INQUIRY INTO CONDITION OF THE FRAMEWORK KNITTERS OF HINCKLEY, which was recorded by a local man in the words of the person interviewed and the interviewer and in the dialect of the day.

http://oralhistory.co.uk/

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