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Adhlaiceadh ga fhaicinn.

Title - Adhlaiceadh ga fhaicinn.
Contributors - Murdo John MacLean
Reporters - Calum Iain Maclean

Summary - Phantom funeral.

The contributor's great grandfather, Dòmhnall Ruadh, was watching over a young girl's grave at a time when body-snatching was commonplace. He saw a boat coming, but stayed hidden until it landed. He went home and told all that he saw to his wife - that he had seen a funeral coming over the hill. He recognised the mourners, but noticed that he was not among them - it was his own corpse which lay in the coffin! Another man, Ruairidh Stewart, saw every funeral before it happened.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:29
Date Recorded - 1955.09.10
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 1025
Original Tape ID - SA1955.161
Original Track ID - SA1955.161.A8
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R


Item Notes -

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/1025/1




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