Monument to the Park Raiders of 1887
Posted: Tuesday, 08 August 2006
I had the Riot Act read in Gaelic to me by my mother many a time and it did me no harm.
calumannabel from League Against Violent Mothers Gravir
Donald thought the Park Raiders were a speedway team from Luerbost.
calumannabel from Tapesup Cottage Habost
But the great war removed the sons and then the daughters left... My Grandmother, a daughter of one of the "deer the poachers" spent many an hour relating the history while baking pies and pies, scones, shortbread and oatcakes. I make wicked pies, scones and shortbread. Does anyone have a recipe for the type of oatcakes from this period? made from the grease left over cooking pork.
kate from canada