cottars


cottars
n. cottager; peasant farmer; tenant farmer; pin, peg

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Ciarán MacGillivray — (born December 28, 1987) is the pianist of the critically acclaimed Celtic group, The Cottars. He shares the bill with his sister Fiona MacGillivray, Claire Pettit, and Bruce Timmins. Contents 1 Early bio 2 With The Cottars 3 The Cottars No More …   Wikipedia

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  • Made in Cape Breton — Infobox Album | Name = Made in Cape Breton Type = Album Artist = The Cottars Released = 2002 Recorded = 2001 Genre = International / Folk Celtic Length = 51:36 Label = Sea Cape Music Ltd. (Distributed by Warner Canada Producer = Allister… …   Wikipedia

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