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Rosa Bell (b. 1902)

A collier clerk and a dressmaker’s youngest daughter in a clan of seven, Rosa Bell’s life story as an observer of the interwar years is a fascinating account into the mining industry, early-20th education and the pressures of living in poverty.

Rosa Bell (b. 1902): War & Memory

The majority of the events in Rosa’s memoir do take place during the Inter-war years although it is not directly mentioned by …