Dh'fhalbh Sinn leis a' Chriù Bha Lurach

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Title - Dh'fhalbh Sinn leis a' Chriù Bha Lurach
Contributors - Morag MacDonald
Reporters - Ian Paterson
Item Person - Iain Nèill 'ic Ruairidh

Summary - A song about the crew of a boat and a man called Iain Neill 'ic Ruairidh. The person in this song speaks of a boat and her Berneray crew making their way to North Uist. He says that Fionnlagh was at the wheel and the rest of the crew are mentioned with each crew member being named. The bard says in the song that he made the verses for Iain Neill 'ic Ruairidh.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:01:49
Date Recorded - 1969.09
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song, Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 53025
Original Tape ID - SA1969.084
Original Track ID - SA1969.84.B3
Audio Quality - Fair
Audio Format - R2R

Item Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Harris
  Island - Berneray

Item Notes - 5 verses sung. Composed by John MacKenzie - Seonaidh Dhùghaill - at the wedding of the contributor's uncle, John MacLeod - Iain Nèill 'ic Ruairidh in 1938.

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