Ambleside Oral History Group
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Ambleside Oral History Group commenced recording in 1976 and has created an archive of over 300 interviews, on almost every subject related to life in Ambleside, Cumbria, and its surrounding area, in the Lake District of England, beginning with memories from the 1880’s. The archive exists in both printed transcript and electronic document form, as well as sound on CD. The transcripts are searchable by topic or keyword from this site. Recordings of interviews can be heard by prior arrangement.