Tiree worthies and other folk of yesteryear.

Title - Tiree worthies and other folk of yesteryear.
Contributors - Donald Sinclair
Reporters - Eric R. Cregeen

Summary - Tiree worthies and other folk of yesteryear.

The contributor gives information regarding some Balephuil tenants alive in 1851. They include the following: George MacLean, 'Fear Haoidhnis'; Colin Campbell, 'Fear na Ruighe'; MacLean of Kilmoluag; Am Bàillidh Mòr; An Clachair Bàn; Donald Campbell, 'Dòmhnall na Ruighe'; John Black, Kenovay; Calum nan Cùiltean; Malcolm MacMillan; Donald MacLean, 'Dòmhnall Cheann na Creige'; Duncan Campbell; Alexander Campbell; Murdoch Kennedy. Some of these were sent to America.

Information is given on an instance of sight-seeing, eviction orders (bàirlinn) and payment in kind (mòrlanachd).

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:21:39
Date Recorded - 1970.05
Language - English
Genre - Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 102397
Original Tape ID - SA1970.098
Original Track ID - SA1970.98.A2-B5
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Recording Location:
  County - Argyllshire
  Parish - Tiree
  Island - Tiree

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