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TITLE
How Witches Affected Butter Churning, Caithness
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CAITHNESS_CROFTING_180
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS
PERIOD
1980s
CREATOR
Mrs E Mackenzie
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
41455
KEYWORDS
audios
superstition
witches

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In this audio extract, Caithness resident Mrs E Mackenzie describes in detail the process of making butter and crowdie. She touches on the subject of witchcraft as a possible explanation for the butter refusing to churn.

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How Witches Affected Butter Churning, Caithness

CAITHNESS

1980s

audios; superstition; witches

Highland Libraries

Caithness Recordings: Crofting & Farming

In this audio extract, Caithness resident Mrs E Mackenzie describes in detail the process of making butter and crowdie. She touches on the subject of witchcraft as a possible explanation for the butter refusing to churn.<br /> <br /> [full transcription to follow soon]