Marion Kelly

Project Field Recordings


  • Kelty, Fife
  • Fieldworker: Margaret Bennett
  • Audio Format: Digital mic, Edirol
  • Transcribed: Joan MacKenzie
  • Date: Wednesday, 28 August 2013

Topics of the Interview

Informant (s): Marion Kelly (MK)
Place: Kelty, Fife 
Date: March 5, 2014
Fieldworker: Margaret Bennett (MB) 
Original format: Digital mic, Edirol 
Indexed by: Hazel Cameron

Track 1: intro 

Track 2: Waverley Street, in Lochore, Harry McGurk Poem 

Track 3:

30 years since strike. 
Generosity from community 
Death of husband 
Working in Pit and effect on health – silicosis not acknowledged 
Singer and songs and mouth organ 
Hotel for sing-songs

Track 4: Names of songs her husband used to sing


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