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Southampton speaks

Life of a port

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Life of a Port
 `` If you were carrying a stem of bananas, someone would get a piece of straw and tickle the back of your neck and panic stations then! `` `` When the men were coming out of the docks they`d save a few sandwiches for the kids at the dock with no boots and stockings on ... `any bread left, any bread left` `` 
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Audio icon2Calshot tender (2:18)
Audio icon2Imperial Airways flying boat (4:49)
Audio icon2Flowers for the liners (3:38)
Audio icon2Union castle and the mail (3:13)
Audio icon2Coaling ships (0:58)
Audio icon2Insects on bananas (0:54)
Audio icon2Beer for work (0:35)
Audio icon2The brass tally system (1:04)
Audio icon2Docks changed (0:41)
Audio icon2Dray horses (1:06)
Audio icon2The `Flying Breeze` (0:50)
Audio icon2Getting work in the docks (1:13)
Audio icon2Royal Mail meat boats (0:57)
Audio icon2Union membership (0:41)
Audio icon2Rivetting and boat building (1:23)
Audio icon2Death in a timber yard (0:43)
Audio icon2Victimisation of union workers (0:48)

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