PortCities Southampton includes sound files, recordings of
people talking about their lives in the town, working in the docks
or onboard ship.
We have provided sound files in MP3 format. They can be listened
to on Macs and computers running Windows.
Most of our clips are less than 300kb in size, so they will
start playing within a minute of loading, with an average
To enable you to listen the sound you will need to have a media
player on your computer. Most computers have programs for playing
MP3 audio files already, so you can start listening straight
If you do not have a suitable media player installed on your
computer, you can download one from www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia. (Other media
players are available).