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Thread #89267   Message #1685653
Posted By: Scotus
05-Mar-06 - 12:02 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Sleepytoon / Sleepy Toon (Norman Kennedy)
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: (Hiring Fair) Sleepytoon
Rhynie mere is a local pronunciation of muir which is the Scots equivalent of moor. Alford is pronounced Ah-ford and Kennethmont has the emphasis on the second syllable 'eth'.

Driving around that part of Scotland, the road signs are like a series of bothy ballad titles - wonderful.

Jack