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Leabhar neònach agus na sìthichean., 26 May 1956

Track ID : 70435

Fieldworkers : Ross, James (406)

A strange book and the fairies. A man was visiting a friend in a nearby township. This friend gave him a strange book concerning the occult, and told him not to open it on the way home. However, a...

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Màthair a chaill mac sa chogadh., 25 May 1952

Track ID : 22883

The mother whose son was killed in the war. A certain mother never knew whether she was talking to Dougal or his twin brother Donald who was killed in the war.

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Mar a thàinig ceòl an toiseach do na h-Eileanan Siar., July 1953

Track ID : 3266

Fieldworkers : Ross, James (406)

How music first came to the Western Isles. A widow's only son found a musical instrument on the seashore but got very depressed because he was unable to play it. His mother went to a 'sgoil-dhubh'...

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Mar a phòs Fionn nighean Dhubhain., 1970

Track ID : 68528

How Fionn married Dubhan's daughter. Fionn and Dubhan were sailing to Ireland when a great storm arose. Fionn was in love with Dubhan's daughter but Dubhan did not approve of this. In those days t...

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Dòmhnall Cam, Alasdair na Sàile Giorra, agus an carbad caorach., March 1955

Track ID : 29008

Contributors : MacAulay, Roderick (4321)

Dòmhnall Cam, Alasdair na Sàile Giorra, and the sheep's jawbone. Some devious folk got Dòmhnall Cam drunk and sent him away on a vessel to the mainland along with Alasdair na Sàile Giorra. They we...

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Dh'fheumadh rud sònraichte tachairt mus rachadh geas air nea..., 1971

Track ID : 107458

Some particular action would have to take place before a spell could be broken. Some particular action would have to take place before a spell could be broken. The contributor gives an example of ...

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Daorghlas agus a' cheàrdach., 26 May 1956

Track ID : 70440

Fieldworkers : Ross, James (406)

Daorghlas and the smithy. Rudha na Ceàrdach goes out into Loch Lealt. At one time, when the smithy was operational, the blacksmith was so secretive about his work that he would not let anyone in. ...

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Dà naidheachd mu Bharrach a bhiodh gu tric ag obair air falb..., June 1974

Track ID : 81977

Two anecdotes about a Barra man who often worked away from home. Two anecdotes about a Barra man who often worked away from home. He usually slept anywhere. One night he came to a hut. He was late...

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Mar a thug mac buidealair an car às uachdaran a chuir air fa..., July 1953

Track ID : 3498

Contributors : Thorburn, Samuel (1773)
Fieldworkers : Ross, James (406)

How a butler's son tricked the landowner who banished him for theft. A butler to a Highland landowner had his son taken into service. Valuables began to go missing and the son was held responsible...

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A Mhnathan a' Ghlinne Seo, 26 May 1956

Track ID : 70433

Fieldworkers : Ross, James (406)

A family who escaped the Glencoe Massacre. On the night before the Massacre of Glencoe, a Campbell soldier tried to warn the MacDonalds of their impending doom. He was a piper, and played a partic...

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