Marion Kelly & Mary Murphy

Summary

brickworks: Blairadam

Specifications

  • Kelty, Fife
  • Fieldworker: Margaret Bennett
  • Audio Format: Edirol digital mic
  • Transcribed: Margaret Bennett and Lynn Reilly (age 15), Marion’s neighbour
  • Date: Tuesday, 18 August 2015

Blairadam Brick

 Blairadam Brickworks, Kelty

      • 1. Blairadam Brickworks, Kelty
      • 2. Dungarees
      • 3. Loading wet bricks on to the trolley
      • 4. Loading the Kiln
      • 5. Stamping the bricks
      • 6. Site of Brickworks brickworks
      • 7. Walking to work
      • 8. Footwear
      • 9. Tea break in the bothy
      • 10.Making husband’s lunch
      • 11.Blethering while working
      • 12.Working outside in all weather
      • 13.Wages and holiday pay
      • 14.Washing and mending
      • 15.Washboard
      • 16.A different world then

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