Archive / Audio / Tyler

Interview number: 050

Interviewer: Stuart, Mrs.

Interview date: 1974-01-10

Length 37 minutes

Condition notes: Background hiss and hum

Mrs Tyler, housekeeper and Lady’s Maid to Lady Lumley, 1939-43, in conversation with Mrs [M.M.?] Stuart. Mrs. Tyler is the wife of the Mr. Tyler, the subject of (049)

[Lady Lumley is the wife of Sir Lawrence Roger Lumley, 11th Earl of Scarbrough, KG, PC, GCSI, GCIE, GCVO, who was Governor of Bombay from 1937 to 1943. The ‘young ladies’ referred to, would be her daughters, aged 4, 11, and 16 in 1939]

Coverage notes: Government House – layout, staff, domestic activities/daily life; visitors; Bombay; other Residences; 1939–1943