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An 'Iolaire'



TRACK DURATION: 0:02:43

  • LANGUAGE:
  • Gaelic

GENRE: Song

COLLECTION: SOSS

RECORDING LOCATION

  • County - Perthshire
  • Parish - Blairgowrie
  • Village - Blairgowrie

ITEM LOCATION

  • County - Ross and Cromarty
  • Parish - Stornoway
  • Island - Beasts of Holm

TRACK ID: 99278

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1967.146

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1967.146.A11

AUDIO QUALITY: Poor

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: Recorded at Blairgowrie Folk Festival, 1967. The 'Iolaire' sank after striking the Beasts of Holm outside Stornoway harbour on 31 December 1918. Over 200 returning soldiers lost their lives.

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