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MacMhuirich, am boireannach, agus am bodach sìth.

Title - MacMhuirich, am boireannach, agus am bodach sìth.
Contributors - Angus MacLellan
Reporters - Dr John Lorne Campbell
Item Person - MacMhuirich

Summary - MacMhuirich of Stilligarry was wont to have women help him reaping the corn. One of them had a baby who started crying and never stopped. She soon realised that this was not her own child, but a changeling. MacMhuirich advised her to go to Lewis and speak to a chap by the name of Donaldson. By doing so, she managed to expel the changeling and retrieve her own child.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:05:40
Date Recorded - 1958.06.03
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Story
Collection - National Trust for Scotland

Track ID - 45568
Original Tape ID - CannaTape.0034
Original Track ID - CannaOT.2
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - South Uist
  Island - South Uist
  Village - Bornish


Item Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - South Uist
  Island - South Uist
  Village - Stilligarry

Item Notes - The English translation of this story can be found in John Lorne Campbell's 'Stories from South Uist told by Angus MacLellan', 1997 ed., p. 96.

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/45568/1




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