Crofting

Episodes

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Programme Catalogue - Details: 15 December 196719671215

Next in series: 15 March 1968

Description

SBH:The Barra ferryman and crofter interviewed on his life in the Hebrides.

Interviewer: Kenneth Humphreys.

From a programme in the series Crofting.

AVAILABLE IN GLASGOW ON SL05705

PRE:Describes his work of ferrying passengers and goods from Barra to South Uist and Eriskay.

Memories of the wreck of S.S.

Politician in February, 1941 and the broaching of its cargo of whisky by the islanders.

Also has a croft and talks of crofting in the islands.

Still plenty of community life in the Hebrides.

OTN:PEH 39 SA 143 TXN/TDT:R4 Scotland 15-Dec-1967 ANT:None

Broadcast history

15 Dec 1967 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Kenneth Humphreys (int)

Neil Campbell (crofter (spkr)) (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 292139.