A' cluich iomain san sgoil.

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Title - A' cluich iomain san sgoil.
Contributors - Murdo MacLeod
Reporters - Ian Paterson

Summary - Playing shinty in school.

The boys would bring shinty sticks to school. There were more than 100 pupils at the school. The team from the upper end of the village would beat the team from the lower end because they got their sticks from a wood that Sir James Matheson planted nearby. Details about the game, which was played with a cork. The word used for a goal was 'saoile'. Further information about shinty sticks.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:04:44
Date Recorded - 1977.03.10
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 43841
Original Tape ID - SA1977.090
Original Track ID - SA1977.90.A8
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Recording Location:
  County - Midlothian
  Parish - Edinburgh
  Village - Edinburgh

Item Location:
  County - Ross and Cromarty
  Parish - Lochs
  Island - Lewis

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