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Cò Cuin Càite

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Title - Cò Cuin Càite
Contributors - John Murray
Reporters - Mary Smith

Summary - The boat called the Maju that went aground near Barvas, Lewis.

John Murray talks about the boat the Maju which, on its maiden voyage, went aground near Barvas in Lewis. This tragedy happened in October 1874 and the skipper and 23 of a crew were all drowned. John describes the boat and also talks about a dream that one of the rescuers who had to deal with the bodies from the boat had.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:05:01
Date of Content - 1874.10 to 1874.10
Date Transmitted - 1985.11.01
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Radio Programmes
Collection - BBC

Track ID - 67472
Original Tape ID - CoCuinCaite 01.11.1985
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Item Location:
  County - Ross and Cromarty
  Parish - Barvas
  Island - Lewis
  Village - Barvas

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