Victor Kneale


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  • Interview with Mr George Victor Harris Kneale CBE

    Interviewer David Callister talks to Mr Victor Kneale CBE about his memories, which include:

    Growing up in Myrtle Street
    Living conditions
    Taking visitors in
    Early schooldays
    Cable cars in Douglas
    Music and entertainment for visitors
    Childhood games and cigarette cards
    Pocket money and running errands
    Summer job on Isle of Man Steam Packet boats
    Apprenticeship with
    The Times Office
    Local characters
    Poverty and ‘Little Hell’
    Sunday School picnics

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