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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900120]

Unknown: Phil Smith

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900127]

Unknown: Phil Smith

Unknown: James Tennant

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900203]

Unknown: Phil Smith

Unknown: Nelson Cemetery.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900210]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900217]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900224]

Unknown: Phil Smith

Producer: Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910128]

In the first of three programmes, Phil Smith uncovers a forgotten story buried in the churchyard of St Leonard's,

Chapel-le-Dale.

Producer Gillian Hush (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Phil Smith

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910128]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910204]

In the second of three programmes Phil Smith uncovers a forgotten story buried in the churchyard of Hubberholme at the head of Wharfedale.

James Tennant and Friends

Producer Gillian Hush (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Phil Smith

Producer: Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910204]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910211]

In the last of three programmes, Phil Smith uncovers a forgotten story buried in j Nelson Cemetery. j The Derwentwater Disaster

Producer Gillian Hush (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Phil Smith

Unknown: Nelson Cemetery.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910211]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910408]

Three programmes. 1: Agents of the Devil

Today Phil Smith uncovers a forgotten story buried in the graveyard of Newchurch-in-Pendle.

Producer Gillian Hush

Contributors

Unknown: Phil Smith

Producer: Gillian Hush

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910408]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910409]

2: Out of the Dark Age Phil Smith uncovers a story buried in the graveyard of Winewall Inghamite Chapel in the Pennines.

Contributors

Unknown: Phil Smith

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910409]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910410]

3: The Prophet Politician Phil Smith uncovers a forgotten story commemorated on Ickornshaw Moor on the Lancashire-

Yorkshire border.

Contributors

Unknown: Phil Smith

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910410]
Programme Catalogue - Details: Agents Of The Deviil19900210

Producer: G. HUSH

Next in series: OUT OF THE DARK AGE

Previous in series: THE DERWENTWATER DISASTER

Broadcast history

10 Feb 1990 22:45-23:00 (RADIO 4)

08 Apr 1991 23:30-23:45 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1989-12-07.

Programme Catalogue - Details: James Tennant And Friends19900127

Producer: G. HUSH

Next in series: THE DERWENTWATER DISASTER

Previous in series: LOST IN THE WILDERNESS

Description

SBH:Phil Smith visits some of the graveyards of northern England & investigates the stories of people buried there. 2 (of 6): James Tennant and Friends. Early Quakers in Hubberholme, North Yorkshire. Producer: Gillian Hush.

PRE:Smith: the graveyard of Hubberholme, N. Yorkshire. Second graveyard at Scar House for people who didn't believe in gravestones. Visit of George Fox, founder of the Quaker Movement, to James Tennant at Scar House in 1652. Early Quakers in Yorkshire. OTN:TMR949/89NT2268 TXN/TDT:R4 27-Jan-1990 CON:SMITH Phil (spkr) HUSH Gillian (prod)

Broadcast history

27 Jan 1990 22:45-23:00 (RADIO 4)

04 Feb 1991 21:00-21:15 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Phil Smith (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 552946.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Lost In The Wilderness19900120

Producer: G. HUSH

Next in series: JAMES TENNANT AND FRIENDS

Previous in series: AGENTS OF THE DEVIL

Description

SBH:Phil Smith visits some of the graveyards of northern England & investigates the stories of some of those buried there. 1 (of 6): Lost In the Wilderness - the graves of men killed constructing the Settle-Carlisle Railway buried in Chapel-le-Dale, North Yorkshire. Producer: Gillian Hush.

PRE:Smith: graves in the churchyard of St. Leonard's, Chapel-le-Dale. Search for the graves of men who died constructing the railway between Settle & Dent Head. Ribblehead Viaduct fitting memorial to them. Shanty town that grew up while the Viaduct was being built. Some of the different ways in which people died. High winds in the area. Building the Bleamore Tunnel. OTN:TMR949/89NT2267 TXN/TDT:R4 20-Jan-1990 CON:SMITH Phil (spkr) HUSH Gillian (prod)

Broadcast history

20 Jan 1990 22:45-23:00 (RADIO 4)

28 Jan 1991 21:00-21:15 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Phil Smith (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 552933.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Out Of The Dark Age19900217

Producer: G. HUSH

Next in series: THE PROPHET POLITICAN

Previous in series: AGENTS OF THE DEVIIL

Description

SBH:Phil Smith visits some of the graveyards of northern England & investigates the stories of people buried there. 5 (of 6): Out Of the Dark Age. The story of James Nelson, a mill owner of Colne. Producer: Gillian Hush.

PRE:Smith: is in the graveyard of an Ingamite Chapel in Winewall. Founder was Benjamin Ingam, an 18th century evangelist. How the chapel was kept alive in the Industrial Revolution. Poor conditions that hand-loom weavers lived in. Grave of James Nelson. Chartist riots in Colne & grave of Joseph Halstead in Colne cemetery. How James Nelson worked his way up to become a millowner. OTN:TMR949/89NT2271 TXN/TDT:R4 17-Feb-1990 CON:SMITH Phil (spkr) HUSH Gillian (prod)

Broadcast history

17 Feb 1990 22:45-23:00 (RADIO 4)

09 Apr 1991 23:30-23:45 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Phil Smith (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 553091.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Derwentwater Disaster19900203

Producer: G. HUSH

Next in series: AGENTS OF THE DEVIIL

Previous in series: JAMES TENNANT AND FRIENDS

Description

SBH:Phil Smith visits some of the graveyards of northern England & investigates the stories of the people buried there. 3 (of 3): The Derwentwater Disaster. Five young women from Nelson, Lancashire, who drowned in Derwentwater in 1898. Producer: Gillian Hush.

PRE:Smith: high proportion of graves of young people in Victorian cemeteries. Graves in Nelson Cemetery of the victims of the Derwentwater Disaster in 1898. How five young women from Colne were drowned in a boating accident on Derwentwater. Spectacle of their funeral. OTN:TMR949/89NT2269 TXN/TDT:R4 03-Feb-1990 CON:SMITH Phil (spkr) HUSH Gillian (prod)

Broadcast history

03 Feb 1990 22:45-23:00 (RADIO 4)

11 Feb 1991 21:00-21:15 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Phil Smith (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 552969.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Prophet Politican19900224

Producer: G. HUSH

Next in series: THE PROPHET POLITICIAN

Previous in series: OUT OF THE DARK AGE

Broadcast history

24 Feb 1990 22:45-23:00 (RADIO 4)

10 Apr 1991 23:30-23:45 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1989-12-07.

Programme Catalogue - Details: The Prophet Politician19900224

Producer: HUSH, Gillian

Previous in series: THE PROPHET POLITICAN

Description

SBH:Phil Smith visits some of the graveyards of northern England & investigates the stories of people buried there. 6 (of 6): The Prophet Politician. The life of Philip Snowden. Producer: Gillian Hush.

PRE:Smith: is on Ickornshaw Moor on Lancashire/Yorkshire border - very depressing place. Monument to Philip Snowden, Viscount Ickornshaw. Snowden was one of the creators of the Labour Party & its first Chancellor of the Exchequer. Snowden's birthplace. His later career & paralysing illness. His ability as an exponent of socialist ideas. His political career. At his own wish after his death his ashes were scattered on Ickornshaw Moor. How the money for the monument was raised. OTN:TMR949/89NT2272 TXN/TDT:R4 24-Feb-1990

Broadcast history

24 Feb 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Phil Smith (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 553115.