taking our culture forward

Mr Laurence Corrin, born 1910, speaks to David Callister about a number of topics:

  • Early school days
  • Working as a sawyer in father’s building business
  • Building houses for Ramsey Commissioners
  • Working in Maughold for Northern Lighthouses
  • Seeing first cars in Ramsey
  • Local entertainment
  • Learning to play the piano
  • Member of Ted Collins’ Harmony Band
  • Building Lifeboat House and Post Office in Ramsey
  • Manx Salt & Alkali Company
  • Acquaintances with international artists


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