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Dig on Billingsgate site

Title
Dig on Billingsgate site
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
14 Jul 1982
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:05:32
Description
Report from a viewing gallery above an archaeological dig on the former site of Billingsgate Market, in the City of London. Includes interviews with John Schofield; Portia Askew, Museum of London; Rose Johnson, conservation officer. Female reporter not identified. Sound is in mono for part of recording.
Contributors
John Schofield; Portia Askew; Rose Johnson
Keywords
London; Docks; Billingsgate Market; Archaeology; Markets; City of London; Museum of London; Archaeological excavations; Local history; Roman period; Tudor period; Land reclamation; Medieval period

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