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Cleachdaidhean Oidhche Chullaig., 10 February 1967

Track ID : 109823

The contributor recites a Hogmanay ballad recited in the Lochboisdale area, and describes Hogmanay customs there.

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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.

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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.

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Muncaidh a theich bhon Pholitician, agus dithis sheann mhaighdeannan., 10 February 1967

Track ID : 109839

Contributors : MacEachen, Hugh (6174)

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...

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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...

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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.

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Tha na mnathan-luadhaidh ag innse na bhite a' dèanamh aig de..., 03 June 1970

Track ID : 105182

The members of the waulking group give information about the processes involved in a typical South Uist waulking.

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Luadhan anns an Ìochdar, Uibhist a Deas., 10 January 1970

Track ID : 106246

Waulking in Iochdar, South Uist. The contributor gives information about waulking in Iochdar, South Uist, and names women who were good at singing waulking songs.

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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...

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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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