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Òran Chaluim Sgàire

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Title - Òran Chaluim Sgàire
Contributors - Norma MacLeod

Summary - A love song composed by a sailor to his sweetheart, who was made to marry another while he was away at sea. It is also an account of a sea voyage from Scandinavia to Bernera, describing the boat and naming many landmarks on the way.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:03:56
Date Transmitted - 1984.05.24
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Radio Programmes, Song
Collection - BBC

Track ID - 48776
Original Tape ID - FailteAirABhaile 24.05.1984
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Ross and Cromarty
  Parish - Uig
  Island - Bernera
  Village - Kirkebost

Item Notes - The composer was Malcolm MacAulay (Calum Sgàire).
See:
'Eilean Fraoich' p. 50, p. 179
'Songs of Gaelic Scotland' (Anne Lorne Gillies) pp. 68-70

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