The Tony Wales Collection

The Tony Wales Collection

About Tony Wales

Tony Wales

Born in Horsham on New Years Eve 1924, Tony Wales became a well-known writer on Sussex folklore. Tony died on 10 March 2007.


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On November 11th 2018, Sean Goddard spoke at the Folk Song Conference held at Cecil Sharp House about the folk song recording activities of Tony Wales in Sussex from 1956 to 1964.

The text below is an amended version of Sean’s text made specifically for publication on the Sussex Traditions website

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