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Mar a bhite a' dèanamh ròpan., 10 September 1955

Track ID : 1029

Contributors : MacLean, Murdo John (235)

Rope-making. The contributor's father told him how they used to make ropes from bog-deal - old pine which was dug up during peat-cutting. He describes how these were made. His grandfather used 'rò...

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Fionn agus an Deud-fios., 19 September 1958

Track ID : 38842

Contributors : MacDonald, Peggy (4884)

Fionn and the Tooth of Knowledge. Fionn was fishing one day when he was a youngster and he saw an Englishman fishing. He wasn't catching anything and the man said to try casting a line on his luck...

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Smeòrach a' comhairleachadh do dhuine uisge-beatha òl., 25 May 1952

Track ID : 1344

Thrush advising a man to drink whisky instead of going fishing. A man going fishing interpreted a thrush's song as advice not to go or he would be drowned, and to drink up his half-bottle instead....

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Ag iasgach timcheall Mhùideirt., May 1959

Track ID : 69212

Fishing around Moidart. Herring fishing went on both summer and winter; cod was fished in spring. They would also catch mackerel, saithe, and lythe. The contributor describes the boats used, the n...

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Iasgach ann an Cinn Tìre., 12 March 1968

Track ID : 27529

Fishing in Kintyre. The contributor fished by Arran and Ayrshire. He gives the Gaelic equivalents of Southern place names. He has fished around Skye for herring. Mention of John Lorne Campbell of ...

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Manadh air bàs: bàta anns an robh solas., March 1953

Track ID : 2618

Contributors : MacGillivray, John (3568)

An omen of death: a light in a boat. The crew of a fishing boat saw a light in the stern of a boat. They pulled it up on the shore and abandoned it. It filled with water. Much later, children were...

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Manadh air bàs: caoineadh., March 1953

Track ID : 2621

An omen of death: wailing. The contributor's father, uncle and two others were fishing in Loch Tamnabhaigh when they heard a man crying on the shore. They knew there could be no one there. The inc...

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Mar a thionndaidh èisg Alasdair Mhòir gu ùir., September 1958

Track ID : 68106

Contributors : MacDonald, Peggy (4884)

How Alasdair Mòr's fish turned to dirt. Alasdair Mòr mac Iain Làidir was fishing. Another man said it was time to share his catch, but Alasdair said there were plenty more fish in the river. When ...

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Iasgach ann an Ùig, Eilean Leòdhais., 28 April 1977

Track ID : 65371

Fishing in Uig, Lewis. The contributor's father was a fisherman. There was a crew of eight, and they used a boat with sails. Three types of nets were used: long-lines, short-lines, and herring-net...

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Fiosrachadh mu dheidhinn obair nan cliabh sna h-Eileanan Mòra., 27 May 1977

Track ID : 70834

Information about lobster fishing at the Shiant Islands. The contributor went lobster fishing at the Shiant Islands when he left school. He gives detailed information and tells anecdotes about tho...

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