Interview 15 - Matt Armitage

Matt Armitage, Deputy Manager, Tooley’s Boatyard, Banbury

Interviewer: Pete Ledwith
Editor: Charlie Henry
Total recording time: 34 min : 38 sec


  • Matt is interviewed at the historic Tooley’s Boatyard in Banbury where he now works.
Access available in Oxfordshire History Centre and Libraries only

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Track Content summary Length
15 He recalls the Jericho Boatyard where for some years he was involved in running the Fair Rosamund a floating restaurant and providing lunches and dinners for a variety of functions – many private.

He describes his current work in Tooley's which has a very large dry dock and dealing with a constant stream of leisure craft and visitors. The sound quality varies.
34 min : 38 sec