BBC sound effects 1940–86
In 2018, the BBC made freely available for non-commercial use around 16,000 of its sound effects recordings. A few hundred come from known locations around the UK, and most of those have been presented here in a sound map. All recordings © BBC.
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Lincoln pub atmpshere 6:09
BBC DESCRIPTION: Chatter in Lincoln pub.
Grimsby fish market 1 2:00
BBC DESCRIPTION: Fish market, general atmosphere. Rec. Grimsby, 1984.
Grimsby fish market 2 0:52
BBC DESCRIPTION: Fish market, automatic fish landing machinery. Rec. Grimsby, 1984.
Grimsby fish market 3 2:41
BBC DESCRIPTION: Fish market, auditioning [sic!] fish at market. Rec. Grimsby, 1984.
Lincoln Cathedral atmosphere 6:39
BBC DESCRIPTION: Lincoln Cathedral, general atmosphere with footsteps and occasional speech. Echo.