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runrig

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology — History.

In the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, and in parts of Ireland, the communal farmers of a permanent infield and temporary outfields used ridge-and-furrow for drainage, the patterns of...

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Big Wheel (Runrig album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Totally unique. The intention was to make an album that, although rooted in something undeniably highland, reached out beyond and touched universal truisms. Runrig succeeded beyond the...

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runrig

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology — History.

In the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, and in parts of Ireland, the communal farmers of a permanent infield and temporary outfields used ridge-and-furrow for drainage, the patterns of...

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Runrig

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This Scottish band emerged from a folk background to enjoy a strong commercial profile in the UK pop charts during the late 80s and early 90s. By combining national and ...

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Runrig

Edited by Sean McMahon and Jo O'Donoghue.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 3 words.

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Runrig

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1067 words.

This Scottish band emerged from a folk background to enjoy a strong commercial profile in the UK pop charts during

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runrig

Edited by David Hey.

in The Oxford Companion to Family and Local History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Local and Family History. 119 words.

In the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, and in parts of Ireland, the communal farmers of a permanent infield and

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runrig

David Hey.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History

January 1997; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Local and Family History. 34 words.

In the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, and in parts of Ireland, the communal farmers of a permanent infield and

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Runrig - The Cutter & The Clan

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 108 words.

The album on which Runrig staked it all. Their Gaelic pride and passion was assured with the cognoscenti but they

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Cutter & The Clan (Runrig album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The album on which Runrig staked it all. Their Gaelic pride and passion was assured with the cognoscenti but they needed to do more than remain a Scottish phenomenon. Taking ...

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Runrig - The Big Wheel

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 112 words.

Totally unique. The intention was to make an album that, although rooted in something undeniably highland, reached out beyond and

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Electric Ceilidh Band

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

A promising Gaelic folk rock band comprising Blair Douglas (b. Isle Of Skye, Scotland) and Jim Wilkie. The band could have followed Runrig’s success had they been given better breaks. ...

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Rundale

Edited by Sean McMahon and Jo O'Donoghue.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 149 words.

A system of land tenure (also known as ‘runrig’) common in the western parts of the country in the century

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Douglas Blair

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 211 words.

b. Isle of Skye, Scotland. A Runrig founder member who was actually in the band during two separate incarnations, and

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Donnie Munro

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Donald Munro, 2 August 1953, Uig, Isle Of Skye, Scotland. Munro made his name as vocalist and guitarist with the highly successful Scottish folk rockers Runrig, before opting to ...

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Blair Douglas

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Isle of Skye, Scotland. A Runrig founder member who was actually in the band during two separate incarnations, and graduated quite naturally to keyboards from accordion. The music he ...

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