Stanley Yapp, grower of damsons and based in Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire, says that:
damsons were a tremendous crop here, and they were not sold by the ton, they were sold by the train load. And each day they were sent out [of Tenbury Wells] by the trainload.
This short video features the inimitable Stanley Yapp, grower of damsons for many decades, and damson wholesaler, Stuart Ward.
It is a feast for the eyes and the ears.
And it features the Shropshire Prune variety of damson.
The video was shot in Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire, a renowned damson growing area.