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Cleachdadh air Latha na Bliadhn' Ùire.

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Title - Cleachdadh air Latha na Bliadhn' Ùire.
Contributors - Mrs Annie MacLeod
Reporters - James Ross

Summary - New Year's Day custom.

A game of shinty was played on the beach on New Year's Day between the villages of Tong and Steinish or Melbost. They would get their sticks from the Castle Grounds in Stornoway. The ball was made by melting down old shoes.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:42
Date Recorded - 1958.06.12
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 31693
Original Tape ID - SA1958.001
Original Track ID - SA1958.1.10
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Lanarkshire
  Parish - Glasgow
  Village - Glasgow


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

Item Notes -

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