Chronicles o the Aul Han

Chronicles o the Aul Han

John McFall

The Aul Han was John McFall from Stranocum in County Antrim. He came to the fore as an Ulster-Scots writers at the beginning of the 20th century. Among his works are a series of letters, known as ‘The Bushside Letters’ that first appeared in the Northern Constitution Newspaper between 1906 and 1913.

The Ullans Speakers Association was formed in June 2008 by native Ulster-Scots speakers from north Antrim with the aim of promoting, recording and preserving the language into the 21st century.

Charlie Reynolds was the principal researcher of the Aul Han material and was the inspiration behind the production of this book.

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