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Information about Mull traditions.

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Title - Information about Mull traditions.
Contributors - Duncan Lamont
Reporters - Morag MacLeod; Eric R. Cregeen

Summary - Information about Mull traditions.

Information regarding funerals, wakes, grave-watching, body-snatching, and supernatural lights. Whisky, biscuits, and cheese used to be consumed at churchyard after funerals. Mention of saucer of salt being placed on corpse. Graves used to be watched for about ten nights after burial in case of body-snatchers.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:07:24
Date Recorded - 1972.01.19
Language - English
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 86973
Original Tape ID - SA1972.002
Original Track ID - SA1972.002
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Item Location:
  County - Argyllshire
  Island - Mull

Item Notes -

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/86973/1




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