Tobar an Dualchais Kist O Riches

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A girl rescues Travellers from cannibals.



TRACK DURATION: 0:17:19

  • LANGUAGE:
  • English,
  • Scots

GENRE: Story, Information

COLLECTION: SOSS

RECORDING LOCATION

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

TRACK ID: 69991

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1983.045

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1983.45.1

AUDIO QUALITY: Good

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: Burkers went beyond bodysnatching and murdered in order to obtain bodies to sell to anatomists. The word 'burker' comes from the name of William Burke, hanged for this crime in 1829.

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