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Working in the Bay
10 stories about Women's lives
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Born into a family of butchers
Ninety-one-year-old Richard ‘Rex’ Lancaster had an idyllic childhood in Grange. In shorts and vest his six-to-eight-week summer holidays were spent ...
Fishing in a male dominated world - Margaret Owen
Semi-retired Margaret Owen, née Gregory, moved to Morecambe Bay in 1957 from Manchester aged five. In 1981 she and her husband, ...
Fishing with a haaf-net - Margaret Owen
Fishing with seals - Margaret Owen
Growing up at Sunderland Point - Dorothy Calverely
Growing up at Sunderland Point - Iris Birks
Have you heard the cockles sing?
Janet tells how the tragedy of the Chinese cocklers in 2004 led to changes in the laws and the effect ...
Nearly drowned - Margaret Owen
The Sound of Horses in the Night
The sound of horses’ hooves in the night, clip clopping up the hill towards the Sands is one evocative memory ...
Wartime Memories of Arnside
Gillian Asplin was born Gillian Davy in 1939 in Grange-over-Sands, but the family soon moved to Arnside as her father ...
14 images of Women's lives
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Photograph of Barbara Dawe and Jean Dennis, interviewees for oral history project.
Photograph of Dorothy Calverley, interviewee for oral history project.
Photograph of Eileen Baxter and Helen Graham, interviewees for oral history project.
Photograph of Ellen Shuttleworth, interviewee for oral history project.
Photograph of Hilda Burrow, interviewee for oral history project.
Photographs relating to Miss Great Britain
Picking shrimps at Morecambe Fishermen's Co-operative Society
18 media clips about Women's lives
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Oral history interview with Baxters of Morecambe staff
Oral history interview with Dorothy Calverley of Sunderland Point
Oral history interview with Eileen Bainbridge, worked at fish factory in Flookurgh and picked for fishermen in Flookburgh
Oral history interview with Eileen Baxter and Helen Graham talking about the Morecambe Trawlers
Oral history interview with Gillian Asplin. Wartime memories of Arnside.
Oral history interview with Ginny Marshall, a lifeguard in Morecambe Super Swimming Stadium
Oral history interview with Hilda Burrow, daughter of John Richard Dickinson Burrow, who was Guide to the Sands at Grange Farm
Oral history interview with Iris Birks of Sunderland Point
Oral history interview with Jackie Bailiff of Sunderland Point
Oral history interview with Janet Butler of Morecambe Bay Fishermen's Association
Oral history interview with Jean Dennis and Barbara Dawe, daughters of Dick Woodhouse, a very influential shrimper in the Morecambe Bay area.
Oral history interview with Jean Robinson. Father was Harold Butler and shrimped, cockled and caught flukes around Flookburgh.
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