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Hò Hò MacGumaraid

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Title - Hò Hò MacGumaraid
Contributors - Nan MacKinnon
Reporters - James Ross

Summary - A song addressed to MacGumaraid [Montgomery] who sent his wife to Barra with food supplies during the time of the Potato Famine. The food was only to be given to those who became Protestant.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:20
Date Recorded - 1959.07.23
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 106533
Original Tape ID - SA1959.064
Original Track ID - SA1959.64.A12
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Barra
  Island - Vatersay


Item Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Barra
  Island - Barra

Item Notes - The contributor learned this song from her mother. It was composed by Calum Gobha (MacLean).

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