Here are some recordings, from two sources. The first set was made in 1995, when Beaulieu Estate set out to record reminiscences of local people who had lived and worked on the estate. The second was from an unknown interviewer; it concentrates on experiences during World War II, and especially D-Day, which suggests it may have been recorded around the 50th anniversary of D-Day, in 1994.
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Beaulieu recordings, 28/02/1995
1. Early years at Lepe, starts as a footman at Palace House:
2. Life as a footman:
3. Life as a footman, started work at Fawley Refinery:
4. Fawley Refinery and after the War; became warden of the bird sanctuary: