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TITLE
A Tale of a Local Burial
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CAITHNESS_CROFTING_170
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS
PERIOD
1980s
CREATOR
Alistair Tait
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
41445
KEYWORDS
audios
funerals
burials

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Alistair Tait was born in Bower in 1919 and moved to Halkiirk in 1920. Five years later his family moved to Thurso where his father could be nearer his work as a road foreman with the County Council.

In this audio extract from the 1980s, Alistair tells an interesting story about the burial of a local man.

[full transcription to follow soon]

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A Tale of a Local Burial

CAITHNESS

1980s

audios; funerals; burials

Highland Libraries

Caithness Recordings: Miscellaneous

Alistair Tait was born in Bower in 1919 and moved to Halkiirk in 1920. Five years later his family moved to Thurso where his father could be nearer his work as a road foreman with the County Council.<br /> <br /> In this audio extract from the 1980s, Alistair tells an interesting story about the burial of a local man.<br /> <br /> [full transcription to follow soon]