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Philip Dawson, Full Transcript

In this interview Philip Dawson (PD) describes his childhood in Burnsall to W.R. Mitchell (WRM) and his family property history, as well as that of other old families in the area.

Marie Hartley

Joan Ingilby and Marie Hartley were historians who published many books about the Yorkshire Dales.

Marie was born in the town of Morley, close to Leeds, in 1905. She went on to study at Leeds College of Art then at the Slade School in London, specialising in wood engraving. Working with author Ella Pontefract, she used her skill to interpret Dales life.

After Ella died in 1945, Joan Ingilby joined Marie in writing books about the heritage of the area. Joan was born in 1911 at North Stainley, near Ripon, North Yorkshire.

John Geldard, Full Transcript

 John Geldard talks about his life in Malham and particularly dry stone walling.

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