Roberts, Annie

Transcript of the Oral History Interview with Annie Roberts.

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Mrs Annie Roberts (nee Gorman) came to Richmond in the early 1930s. 

Points of Interest

  1. Hillcrest Hospital
  2. Fire brigade
  3. Whytes Road
  4. Salisbury Road
  5. Landsdowne Road
  6. Marlborough Crescent
  7. Croucher’s buses, Burn’s Buses, Gibbs buses
  8. Butter/cheese factories
  9. Penny’s taxi business
  10. Dr McTavish
  11. Alexandra Home
  12. Rationing during World War Two, petrol coupons, zoning,
  13. Bread delivery, the flourmill
  14. Local butchers
  15. Local churches
  16. The Fittall family
  17. Electricity being put in Richmond in about 1934/5

Interview Information

  • Date of Interview:    24 August 1984
  • Interviewer:             Lisa van Wessel
  • Typist:                              Les Slater
  • Length of Transcript: 21 Pages

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