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Three nursery rhymes and a riddle from Orkney.



TRACK DURATION: 0:00:52

  • LANGUAGE:
  • English,
  • Scots

GENRE: Verse, Other

COLLECTION: SOSS

RECORDING LOCATION

  • County - Orkney
  • Parish - Kirkwall and St Ola
  • Island - Orkney Mainland
  • Village - Kirkwall

ITEM LOCATION

  • County - Orkney

TRACK ID: 60160

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1958.191

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1958.191.2

AUDIO QUALITY: Good

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: The rhyme 'Kirsty Kringlik' was repeated while holding a spider in the hand as a way of asking if there would be anything for supper ('Saga Book of the Viking Club' vol II).

The answer to the riddle "through a rock, etc." is usually some kind of grub.

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