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The Band o Shearers, 1956

Track ID : 3138

A recited fragment of the song 'The Band o Shearers': Bonnie lassie, will ye gang, And shear wi me the hale day lang? And efter a' the shearin's done We'll hae a rantin roarin fun An forget a' the...

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Johnny o Breadisley, 1956

Track ID : 3139

Recited fragments of the ballad 'Johnnie o Breadisley', in which Johnnie is assaulted by a band of foresters; he retaliates, killing all but one, whom he sends home injured.

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The Battle o Harlaw, 1956

Track ID : 3140

Recited fragments of the ballad, 'The Battle o Harlaw': As I cam doon by Durisdeer An ower by Netherha' There wis fifty thoosan Hielanmen A' mairchin tae Harlaw. The Hielanmen wi their lang swo...

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The Minister and his Wether, 1956

Track ID : 3141

A recited fragment of the song 'The Minister and his Wether', in which a boy tells us: The minister has a fine fat wether, He was fed on corn and hay, And I'll go doon wi some corn in ma pooch And...

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Greenland, 1956

Track ID : 3142

A recited fragment of the song 'Greenland': Wi plenty o brass and a braw young lass We'll make the tavern roar, We only sail tae catch the whale, We'll soon return to the shore.

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Ten Thousand Miles Away, 1956

Track ID : 3143

Recited fragments of the song 'Ten Thousand Miles Away' in which a man recalls when his sweetheart was transported: Twas on a dark and stormy night when last I saw my Peg, She'd a government band ...

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Josie Watt is my Name, my Name, 1956

Track ID : 3144

Recited fragments of a bothy-style song about a poet and local worthy in Ballindalloch: Josie Watt is my name, my name, To you I'll ne'er deny, In Cairnie parish I was born, And learned the Gael...

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Newmill, 1956

Track ID : 3149

Recited fragments of a song: I left Kinellar's bonnie braes, Ah likit them weel aneuch, And I fee'd tae a greedy carl That bides in the Guise o Tough. Ah hadna been there a day b...

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Replacement of Gaelic by English; anecdotes about Highland E..., 1956

Track ID : 3156

Replacement of Gaelic by English; anecdotes about Highland English. Gaelic was last spoken in Glenlivet about 150 years previously. There was a local man who remembered as a boy, about 110 years a...

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Glenlivet and the Jacobite cause; the College of Scalan; chi..., 1956

Track ID : 3157

Glenlivet and the Jacobite cause; the College of Scalan; chief families. One of the Fleeman [Fleming] family from the Glack was wounded at Culloden and his house was burned when the government for...

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