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" In Sennen Cove, St. Just, and the western parishes generally, there has existed, time out of mind, a great antipathy to certain red-haired families, who were said to be descendants of the Danes, and whose ancestors were supposed, centuries before, to... "
Stories and folk-lore of West Cornwall - Page 168
by William Bottrell - 1880 - 200 pages
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The Folk-lore Journal, Volume 5; Volume 19

Folklore - 1969
...long " that the birds built in the rigging of their ships." In all the western parishes of Cornwall there has existed time out of mind a great antipathy to certain red-haired families, a who arG.snicHo bo their descendants, and, much to their disgust, they are often, liailed as Danes...
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Outer Isles

Ada Goodrich-Freer - Hebrides (Scotland) - 1902 - 448 pages
...when it was proved that the defendant, Jeffery, had called one of the complainants, Lawrence, who had rubrick hair, ' a red-haired Dane.' In Sennen Cove,...pillaged the villages. Indeed, this dislike to the Rufusheaded people was carried so far that few families would allow any member to marry them, so that...
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