Recording date: 14 July 2013

Time of day: 3.05pm

Location: Opposite junction with New North Road, Redbridge, east London.

Description: Loud noise of traffic passing along Romford Road, stridulation of grasshoppers close by, a regular noise like that of the ground being struck by a metal implement.

Recorded by: IM Rawes

Technical guff: Headworn stereo. 2 x Shure WL-183 mics and Sony PCM-M10 recorder.

Additional notes: None.