Bertie Monds (Part 2)
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Bertie Monds (Part 2)


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Track 1: His interest in the Strawboys and the traditions and customs associated with them, also their music and dress. Track 2: The craft of creating the outfits for the Strawboys. Track 3: Recalling Jimmy Scanlon, a great horse and pony man. Track 4: The extraordinary gift for working with animals which Jimmy Scanlon had. The making of the special mouthpiece for a horse. Track 5: The horse whisperer – a Donegal man recalled. The tragic death of Jimmy Scanlon. Bertie’s long memory of working with horses.

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Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Sligo Heritage Collection, First Series


160 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

15.09 MB, 11.17 MB, 29.18 MB, 12.65 MB

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The Strawboys

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore