Toradh an rannsachaidh

Tha 3380 toradh ann airson an rannsachaidh a rinn thu air 'years:[1954 TO 1956].'

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101.

'S e Mo Rùn an t-Oighre Òg, 1954

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2355

Òran gaoil le caileag do dh'oighre òg Dhùn Bheagain, a tha air a mealladh. Tha fhios aice nach b' ise a' chiad tè a fhuair briathran a bheòil agus tha i air aontachadh gun sguir i ga iargain.

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102.

Lichtbob's Lassie, 1954

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2357

In this song, a young woman tells how she is known for her love of the 'lichtbobs' [light infantrymen]. She will have the 'dyster' [dyer] dye her petticoats red and yellow [the colour of the soldie...

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103.

The Bonnie Wee Lassie Who Never Said No, 1954

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2361

In this song, a man meets a young woman and the two spend the night drinking in a tavern, after which they retire together. In the morning, she tells the man to pay the bill with money from her pur...

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104.

The Handsome Cabin Boy, 1954

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2363

A song in which a girl dresses as a sailor and joins the crew of a ship, the captain earning his wife's compliments on having hired such a fair man. However, the 'sailor' falls gravely ill, and is ...

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105.

Maggie Moloch, a witch, took revenge on a miller's daughter..., August 1955

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2317

Maggie Moloch, a witch, took revenge on a miller's daughter for ill-treating her son, but later brought good fortune to a farm. The daughter of the miller at Glen Fincastle was to be married. On t...

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106.

Mention of a story about a hare shot with a silver sixpence,..., August 1955

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2318

Mention of a story about a hare shot with a silver sixpence, which turned out to be a witch.

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107.

A child's death foretold., August 1955

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2319

A child's death foretold. Two old sisters lived near Bella Higgins' father's farm at Tulliemet. Bella was out one day with her first child, Chrissie, who was nine months old, in her arms. The sis...

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108.

A death foretold., August 1955

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2320

A Traveller telling fortunes foresaw a death. Andrew Stewart and his uncle, John Stewart, went into a pub in Bankfoot, where they were mending roads, and John offered to tell fortunes. He told a ...

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109.

Cant words for types of people:, August 1955

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2323

Cant words for types of people: boonyacha or boolyarn : Irishman nyam : navvy didakai - London word for 'poor person coming to the door'.

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110.

Nicknames for Traveller clans:, August 1955

Àireamh a’ chlàir : 2324

Nicknames for Traveller clans: pig's lug [ear] or Perthshire racheries - Travellers from Perthshire; breid an milk, croods [curds], brochans [gruel] – Perthshire Travellers' name for Aberdeenshire...

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