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Two stories about Travellers escaping from burkers.



TRACK DURATION: 0:05:59

  • LANGUAGE:
  • English,
  • Scots

GENRE: Story, Information

COLLECTION: SOSS

RECORDING LOCATION

  • County - Aberdeenshire
  • Parish - Aberdeen
  • Village - Aberdeen

TRACK ID: 65217

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1979.030

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1979.30.A3; SA1979.30.A4

AUDIO QUALITY: Good

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: 'Burkers' were named after the notorious Wiliam Burke, of Burke and Hare, hanged in 1828. 'Mall' is a Scots form of 'Molly'.

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