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A burker story about a man's ugliness is cast up to his desc...



TRACK DURATION: 0:01:16

  • LANGUAGE:
  • English,
  • Scots

GENRE: Story, Information

COLLECTION: SOSS

TRACK ID: 44611

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1978.012

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1978.12.A7

AUDIO QUALITY: Good

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: Burkers were murderers who killed to sell the bodies to anatomists. The name is from the notorious Burke (of Burke and Hare), who was hanged in 1829.

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