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A wedding held outdoors.

Title - A wedding held outdoors.
Contributors - William Forbes
Reporters - Anne Ross

Summary - A wedding held outdoors.

William Forbes recalls a wedding he attended where a procession led by a piper went from the bridegroom's house to the bride's. The minister married the couple in the garden. Very few couples were married in church when Mr Forbes was young. There was a big celebration afterwards, with dancing until the early hours of the morning. He has not heard of the ruidhle na bainnse danced by the bride and groom. He thinks the neighbours contributed food.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:08
Date Recorded - 1964.04
Language - English
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 75654
Original Tape ID - SA1964.018.019
Original Track ID - SA1964.18.11
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Perthshire


Item Location:
  County - Perthshire
  Parish - Dull
  Village - Camserney

Item Notes -

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/75654/1




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