There are 59 results for your search for 'crofting transcript'
Fàilte air a' Bhaile, 24 April 1985
Track ID : 52691
Praise for one part of the Paible area in North Uist. Ena MacDonald describes what she sees from the window of her house in the Paible area of North Uist. She names the hills and villages that she...
Cleachdaidhean tiodhlacaidh, croitearachd, iasgach, agus nit..., 16 June 1969
Track ID : 87659
Funeral customs, crofting, fishing, and supernatural beings. Information on the following subjects: funeral customs (including the consumption of whisky, biscuits and cheese); crofting (cattle and...
Obair dachaigh air a' chroit., 1970
Track ID : 68218
Crofting chores. Discussion about morning chores on the croft. The cows were milked and sometimes the sheep if the cows were dry. A few people kept goats. Mention of resting the peat fires at nigh...
O Bà Mo Leanabh, 21 July 1950
Track ID : 25501
A Gaelic lullaby in which a mother tells of her sadness, as she has been abandoned by the man she loved.
Cò Thug Mo Bhò a dh'Èirinn?, 14 December 1949
Track ID : 21410
In this little song, probably used as a clapping song, the composer asks who has taken her cow to Ireland. The cow came from Barra to Uist.
Cò gu Leigeadh na Gamhna a Dheoghal, 03 May 1960
Track ID : 45379
This is a Gaelic lullaby.
Eala air a' Chuan, 01 May 1958
Track ID : 45813
In this love song the composer tells of a dream in which he saw a swan swimming in the sea. The girl he loved beguiled him when he was young and foolish, but has been enticed from him.
O Hò Ro Eileanaich, 05 December 1963
Track ID : 97234
This is part of a song composed to the young MacLean of Lochbuie. If he has been drowned she will be without support.
Gaol a' Chruidh, Gràdh a' Chruidh, March 1938
Track ID : 39147
This milking song expresses the milkmaid's affection for her little heifer. Even though the cattle belonging to other people stayed away, her heifer would come.
'S Moch an-Diugh a Rinn mi Èirigh, 30 January 1964
Track ID : 88909
In this waulking song, a girl tells of her sadness, as she climbs the mountain. She sees some nobles coming. Her lover is not with them. He is described as being a hunter.
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