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Baile Dhubhthaich - Guthan o Linn Eile (12 de 13)
EXTERNAL ID
TDM_WATTIELOUDEN_01
ÀITE
Baile Dhubhthaich
SIORRACHD/PARRAIST
ROS: Baile Dhubhthaich
DEIT
2005
LINN
2000an
CRUTHADAIR
Wattie Louden
NEACH-FIOSRACHAIDH
Taigh-tasgaidh Sgìreil Bhaile Dhubhthaich
AITHNEACHADH MAOINE
3093
KEYWORDS
clàraidhean-fuaim: An Dara Cogadh

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Tha an clàradh-fuaimseo na phàirt de phròiseact air an Dara Cogadh a rinn Taigh-TasgaidhUlapul agus Bunsgoil Ulapul. Chaidh
'Voices From Their Past - Messages For Your Future' a chlàradh ann an 2005. 'S e Wattie Loudon am fear a thathar a' ceasnachadh anns an earrainn seo.

'My name is Wattie Loudon. I'm - I was born in Tain and my birthday was the twelfth of September 1928. And - born in Lewis Lane - which no longer exists but it's where the - near where the Health Centre is now. My first memory of the war was we left the primary school, went to the academy, and one of our first jobs was to fill sandbags which the Pioneer Corps then took away and built up round the different buildings to stop the bomb blast which never occurred but - We did this for about three, three, four weeks and I must say that we thought we were doing a lot for our war effort.

Later on the Canadians had arrived - a lumbering regiment - and they were stationed up, one of the stations, was up at Lamington. Now, the - we got to know the Canadians really well, and I used to go up on a Sunday with the Sunday papers and came back loaded with chewing gum, cigarettes, etc., which kept my sisters going all week. And they also had dances in the camp and they would send the trunk down - normally it was on a Wednesday night - but they'd send a truck down to the town and whoever wanted to go up, usually mostly the lassies, but Forbie and myself just, we were regulars due to their doughnuts and coffee which we couldn't get anywhere else. But the dance bands they had were really good. They'd a one band - a travelling band that used to tour the country was the 'White Band' and it was - gave off this Glen Millar type of music and sound; they were really good. Forbie minds the other ones - the 'Sodbusters' - they were good. But they again, we heard them more than we heard the 'White Band'.'

Airson stiùireadh mu bhith a’ cleachdadh ìomhaighean agus susbaint eile, faicibh duilleag ‘Na Cumhaichean air Fad.’
’S e companaidh cuibhrichte fo bharantas clàraichte ann an Alba Àir. SC407011 agus carthannas clàraichte Albannach Àir. SC042593 a th’ ann an High Life na Gàidhealtachd.
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Baile Dhubhthaich - Guthan o Linn Eile (12 de 13)

ROS: Baile Dhubhthaich

2000an

clàraidhean-fuaim: An Dara Cogadh

Taigh-tasgaidh Sgìreil Bhaile Dhubhthaich

Voices From Their Past - Tain

Tha an clàradh-fuaimseo na phàirt de phròiseact air an Dara Cogadh a rinn Taigh-TasgaidhUlapul agus Bunsgoil Ulapul. Chaidh<br /> 'Voices From Their Past - Messages For Your Future' a chlàradh ann an 2005. 'S e Wattie Loudon am fear a thathar a' ceasnachadh anns an earrainn seo.<br /> <br /> 'My name is Wattie Loudon. I'm - I was born in Tain and my birthday was the twelfth of September 1928. And - born in Lewis Lane - which no longer exists but it's where the - near where the Health Centre is now. My first memory of the war was we left the primary school, went to the academy, and one of our first jobs was to fill sandbags which the Pioneer Corps then took away and built up round the different buildings to stop the bomb blast which never occurred but - We did this for about three, three, four weeks and I must say that we thought we were doing a lot for our war effort. <br /> <br /> Later on the Canadians had arrived - a lumbering regiment - and they were stationed up, one of the stations, was up at Lamington. Now, the - we got to know the Canadians really well, and I used to go up on a Sunday with the Sunday papers and came back loaded with chewing gum, cigarettes, etc., which kept my sisters going all week. And they also had dances in the camp and they would send the trunk down - normally it was on a Wednesday night - but they'd send a truck down to the town and whoever wanted to go up, usually mostly the lassies, but Forbie and myself just, we were regulars due to their doughnuts and coffee which we couldn't get anywhere else. But the dance bands they had were really good. They'd a one band - a travelling band that used to tour the country was the 'White Band' and it was - gave off this Glen Millar type of music and sound; they were really good. Forbie minds the other ones - the 'Sodbusters' - they were good. But they again, we heard them more than we heard the 'White Band'.'