Description

In this extract Betty Watson speaks about her husbands job in the gas company.

Item Type

Sound

Transcription

Q And did your husband work as well? A He always worked, he worked in the gas company years ago and em he used to work in the section that was called “purifiers” which meant that if they were putting out coke, you know relighting the coke and em he was knocked off for a month every eleven months, he wasn’t permanent

Collection

About this item

Subject

Dublin City Life, Work and Family, Work

Date Added

02.11.2009

Citation

"Betty Watson talks about her husband's job in the gas company.." Lifescapes: Mapping Dublin Lives, Item #76 (accessed September 23 2017, 8:28 am)