Search Results

There are 20704 results for your search for 'barra'

Page 3 of 2071

21.

Father John MacMillan of Barra/The MacNeils of Ugadale, 1984

Track ID : 91313

A 2/4 march and a 6/8 march played by a fiddle orchestra. The tunes are 'Father John MacMillan of Barra' and 'The MacNeils of Ugadale'.

View Track
22.

Donald Sinclair's Sinclair and MacNeil ancestors from Barra...., 25 November 1969

Track ID : 26211

Donald Sinclair's Sinclair and MacNeil ancestors from Barra. Donald Sinclair is descended not from the Caithness Sinclairs but the Barra Sinclairs. His distant ancestor was a Barra man called MacN...

View Track
23.

Drinking on Barra, especially during the Second World War., 13 November 1986

Track ID : 84610

Drinking on Barra, especially during the Second World War. There was no source of drink on Vatersay. Men would go across to Barra to drink, and some of them were lost from boats when they were com...

View Track
24.

Attitudes to incomers in Barra, Vatersay, Falkland, and King..., 13 November 1986

Track ID : 84611

Attitudes to incomers in Barra, Vatersay, Falkland, and Kingskettle. Flora Brown told Ray Fisher that she had a hard time on Vatersay after she married an Englishman. Morag Fisher doesn't remember...

View Track
25.

Duncan Williamson diddles 'John MacMillan of Barra' and 'Sle..., 23 December 1978

Track ID : 66526

Duncan Williamson diddles 'John MacMillan of Barra' and 'Sleepy Maggie'. Mention of a composition of his own called 'The Old Man of the Moor'.

View Track
26.

The contributor's relatives caught typhoid in Barra and a pr..., August 1970

Track ID : 67185

The contributor's relatives caught typhoid in Barra and a priest tended to some of them. There was a contagious fever in Barra. The contributor thinks it was typhoid. Her granny visited a sick man...

View Track
27.

History of the Sinclairs in Barra, an account of the contrib..., June 1974

Track ID : 79970

History of the Sinclairs in Barra, an account of the contributor's family history, and some local wedding customs. The contributor gives an account of the history of the Sinclairs in Barra. They o...

View Track
28.

The barter economy in Barra in wartime and afterwards; funny..., 15 May 1987

Track ID : 85061

The barter economy in Barra in wartime and afterwards; funny story about cast-off clothes. During the war years, people in service were given cast-offs by their employers, and clothes were often s...

View Track
29.

Anecdotes about clothes sent to Barra; the barter system in..., 13 November 1986

Track ID : 84583

Anecdotes about clothes sent to Barra; the barter system in the Hebrides; meanness. Morag Fisher sent money home to Vatersay when she went away to work as a girl. She details how she divided up he...

View Track
30.

Mrs Fisher's parents' employment away from Barra, in fish-gu..., 13 November 1986

Track ID : 84449

Mrs Fisher's parents' employment away from Barra, in fish-gutting and Glasgow docks. When Morag Fisher was a child her mother worked at fish-gutting on Barra in the summer, then following the flee...

View Track

Page 3 of 2071