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Interview with Peter Farrant about his professional involvement with the hotel trade and the Douglas 2000 regeneration scheme, 1961-2000

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Date(s): 1998, 1999

Creator(s): Manx Heritage Foundation

Scope & Content: Track 1: Peter Farrant (Vicar General) talks to John Beckerson about Loch Promenade; Leslie Reniri; Onchan Head Hotel; Derby Castle; Palace Ballroom; Douglas Head Hotel; Port Soderick; Crong Beg, Eleanora Drive; Farrants Street; Peel Road; Alexander Gill; Alexander Gill Junior; Charles Gill; Elin Gill; Greeba Castle; Hall Caine; Isle of Man Tourist Board; Publicity Board; Derby Square; Summerland; Bradleys, Falcon Hotel; McAleers, Dogs Home; Ron and Mary Rigby; Palace Promenade; Boarding House Association; Isle of Man Steam Packet Company; Douglas 2000 regeneration scheme.

Track 2: Peter continues to talk about he Douglas 2000 regeneration scheme; Guy Wiltshire; Andrew Harris.

Administration / Biographical History: Peter William Stanley Farrant was born 31 October 1924. John Beckerson, researcher, born 1974.

Language: English

Extent: 35 min. 45 sec.

Item name: cassette tape

Collection: Sound Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: SA 2019-0001/25

Subject tags : #UOSH, #UOSHHolidays


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