View across South Dorset Ridgeway credit Sue MAcpherson ARPS

Ridgeway Voices - Oral History Project

Mr-Trevett (C) Sue Macpherson ARPSDuring the project we trained volunteers in the art of interviews and provided recording equipment for use. Recordings were transcribed and deposited at the Dorset History Centre Where the interviewee has given permission, we published appropriate bits of transcript and sound snippets below and in exhibitions.

For more information take a look at the Ridgeway Voices archive, a pdf document of transcripts and outlines of the recordings. Ridgeway Voices 1.07 Mb

Mr Trevett of Broadmayne

Clips from Ridgeway Voices

The Bomb

Ken Miller and his best friend Jim got into all sorts of trouble in Osmington -  fortunately their plans to make use of an unexploded bomb were thwarted!!

Transcript of the recording 24.50 Kb


Sunday School Outing

Maurice Trevett of Broadmayne remembers Sunday School trips to Osmington Mills from Broadmayne

Transcript of the recording 23.50 Kb

Guarding the Plane

June Tribe of Broadmayne remembers an exciting incident during the war, when she was given a very important task.

Transcript of the recording 24.00 Kb