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Prògram Choinnich

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Title - Prògram Choinnich
Contributors - Professor Norman MacDonald
Reporters - Kenneth MacIver
Item Person - Munro, Hugh [Munro of Novar]; Dudgeon, Thomas

Summary - Clearances in Ross-shire.

Norman MacDonald recounts the confrontations between Hugh Munro and the crofters who lived on his estate, when he attempted to clear them from the land in 1820. Almost 1000 crofters were involved in the revolt in Culrain and at least one woman was killed.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:08:12
Date Recorded - 2001.02.27
Date of Content - 1820 to 1820
Date Transmitted - 2001.02.27
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Radio Programmes
Collection - BBC

Track ID - 25133
Original Tape ID - Program Choinnich 27.02.2001
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - DAT



Recording Location:
  County - Ross and Cromarty
  Parish - Stornoway
  Island - Lewis
  Village - Stornoway


Item Location:
  County - Ross and Cromarty
  Parish - Kincardine
  Village - Culrain

Item Notes -

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