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Manx Language Resources

Almost every week (usually via facebook) I am asked for links to help people learn the language online so here are a few. Please add more if you know of any. ►Learn Manx (Ynsee Gaelg) website – http://bit.ly/1Q4Nupx – A

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Sophy’s Cottage, Dalby

Written on the back of this photograph it reads: “Sophy was a real character, I knew her well but can’t remember her surname. She looked after the chapel in Dalby and cleaned it. Her cottage was just beyond the chapel

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Ballaragh Neolithic Spiral Stone

The Ballaragh Spiral Stone, found by the old road through the Abbeylands of Lonan, has curved or spiral lines of much the same type as those on the group of standing stones, called the ‘Calder Stones,’ at the entrance of

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Hospitality

On many of the quarterland farms on the Island, it was always the custom to provide hospitality, food and shelter for the wandering beggars who travelled about the roads; people who got their living by ‘going about the houses’ as

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