South Street Romford. Location: Walking southwards from the junction with the High Street down South Street, Romford. Description: Sounds of a busy Saturday afternoon along the pedestrianised part of South Street. Voices of a woman selling balloons, a group of political party canvassers, a street preacher, and a man promoting a broadband provider. A busker plays the guitar and sings towards the end. Duration: 3:25. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 21 February 2015. Time of day: 1pm.
River Beam Roneo Corner. Location: A concrete passage beneath Roneo Corner, Romford. Description: Echoing noise of water splashing from a storm pipe into a concrete channel containing the Beam, water rushing further away, a dog barks outside. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 22 January 2012. Time of day: 1.15pm.
River Rom North Street. Location: Car park off North Street, Romford. Description: Constant traffic passing along North Street and St Edwards Way, an emergency service siren draws closer. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 22 January 2012. Time of day: 2.20pm.
TQ 5211 8826. Location: OS reference TQ 5211 8826. Brentwood Road, near junction with Boundary Road. Description: Recorded by the roadside, vehicles pass swiftly every few seconds. Duration: 1:00. Recorded by: IM Rawes. Recording date: 14/3/2009. Time of day: 2:30pm.
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