Ulster Dialect

Professor R.J. Gregg Collection

National Museums NI, Ulster Folk & Transport Museum

Small collection of dialect items collected by Professor Robert J. Gregg (d. 1998) of Larne, Co. Antrim, an authority of Ulster Scots. This material comprises dialect items spoken by the Gregg Family of Glenoe, near Larne in East Antrim recorded by Professor Gregg during the 1950s and information on the Coolshinney dialect of Robert Lindsay, also collected by Professor Gregg.