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Luadhadh., 10 February 1967
Track ID : 109827
Waulking. The contributor gives detailed information about waulking as she remembered it. She sings fragments of songs including 'Hè Mo Leannan', which was used as a clapping song.
Obair a' chlò., 10 February 1967
Track ID : 109830
Dyeing wool and weaving tweed. The contributor gives detailed information about the dyeing of wool using natural dyes and about the processes involved in weaving tweed.
Muncaidh a theich bhon Pholitician, agus dithis sheann mhaighdeannan., 10 February 1967
Track ID : 109839
The escaped monkey and the two old spinsters. A monkey escaped when the Politician sank and reached Gerinish. It went into the house of two old spinsters, who thought it was the captain. They ga...
Sgeulachd mu fhear a bha ag iarraidh uisge-beatha aig tòrrad..., 22 May 1972
Track ID : 47811
A story about a man who wanted to have whisky at his mother's funeral. A man named Angus lived with his mother in Uist. His mother died and he wanted to have whisky at the funeral, but the practic...
Chaidh am fiosraiche a dh'Uibhist ann an 1934 agus dh'fhuiri..., 22 May 1972
Track ID : 47848
The contributor moved to Uist in 1934 and stayed for 25 years. He lived in Drimsdale.
Dh'Èirich Mi Moch Madainn Àlainn, 02 October 1976
Track ID : 82367
The composer of this waulking song climbed to a vantage point. From there she saw a ship coming. She describes the ship and the men on board. The contributor states that the song was composed by C...
Mar a bhite a' dèanamh chrann., October 1983
Track ID : 99460
The manufacture of wooden ploughs. The contributor says that his uncle Neil was the main maker of ploughs in South Uist. He would construct up to twenty during winter and spring. A detailed accoun...
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