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Davetnova Different Bummer. What is it? (22) Different Bummer. What is it? 02 Jun 05

The bummer gigs thread got me thinking about this. Sheena Wellington's Women O' Dundee has the line
- And the wailing o' the bummers and the clacking o' the looms.
What's a Bummer? I've always taken it to be something to do with weaving but what I don't know. Now I'm curious and I can't find out.

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