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Changling on the Scotlands People Twitter Account recently.
« on: Saturday 01 May 21 01:07 BST (UK) »
From the 'Scotland's People' Twitter account.

A very unusual entry from the Ardnamurchan kirk session circa 1789: A reference to a “Changeling” – an impostor child believed to have been left by fairies after spiriting away the original. In this case, the “fairy” child was kept and the family were given money for its upkeep.

Click the link below to see an image of the record.

https://twitter.com/ScotlandsPeople/status/1387864036017123334
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