David (Dibi) Brown

David (Dibi) Brown
Social History       Audio Memories       David (Dibi) Brown        20thC
Category Descriptions
Social History:Audio memories, historic events and important people, and family and everyday life in Dartmouth over the centuries.
Audio Memories:Oral History collection: recordings of interviews with local residents (audio files (.mp3)) covering their memories of life and work, also major events particularly the Second World War.
David (Dibi) Brown:Born 1952, David recalls his childhood and working as a boy in the rowing boat hire business.
DHRG No:103109
Format:Audio File (.mp3)
One of a family of 12 children, born in 1952 in Silver Street, also known as Undercliff, David recalls his early days, his move to a house in the North end of Clarence St & to a house suitable for the large family at Townstal and working as a boy in the rowing boat hire business to contribute to the family income.