Guernsey Life & Times: The Priaulx Library podcast

April 2023

April 19, 2023 Jim Delbridge and Steve Foote Season 1 Episode 6
Guernsey Life & Times: The Priaulx Library podcast
April 2023
Show Notes

In this episode we talk to Architectural historian, Andrew Dyke about the Guernsey farmhouse, with particular reference to the Les Caches, the National Trust’s farmhouse in the Forest; Jim tells the story of his great-great-great-great-grandfather, Lucas Houguez, lighthouse keeper of Les Casquets; Steve takes another look at Guernsey Surnames – with a particular focus on local names derived from nicknames; and in Book of the Month, we talk to Mari Jones of Cambridge University about her “Glossary of the Norman Language in the Channel Islands” and “Sark Sayings”.