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Meadus, L., Nov. 3, 1983, Part 2. David Taylor interviewing Llewellyn Meadus regarding boatbuilding.
Descriptive TitleMeadus, L., Nov. 3, 1983, Part 2. David Taylor interviewing Llewellyn Meadus regarding boatbuilding.
CategoryWork
TopicArchitecture, building and construction
Boatbuilding
Boats
KeywordsWooden objects
Wooden boats
Person as TopicMeadus, Llewellyn, 1918-
DescriptionPart two of David Taylor's November 3, 1983 interview with Llewelyn Meadus regarding boatbuilding, Grates Cove, Newfoundland. Mr. Meadus discusses methods and materials used in boatbuilding, boat motors, measurements of boats, distinctive features of local boats, and fishing conditions in the Grates Cove area.
Date1983-11-03
CollectorTaylor, David
InformantMeadus, Llewellyn, 1918-
Biographical DataLlewelyn Meadus was born May 29, 1918 in Grates Cove, Newfoundland. He lived most of his life in Grates Cove working as a fisher, but spent one summer in St. John's and six months living in Toronto working in a cable factory. He also spent two summers working in a fish oil refinery.
Location Depicted/DiscussedCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Grates Cove
Recording LocationCanada-Newfoundland and Labrador-Grates Cove
FormatAudio/wma
Extent30:59 minutes; 28.5 MB
TypeSound
Resource TypeAudio
LanguageEng
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Folklore and Language Archive. David Taylor Collection 79-590
CollectionIntangible Cultural Heritage Inventory - Knowledge and Skills to Produce Traditional Crafts
CONTENTdm file name48.wma
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