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Urquhart, Alexander, 1821- (shepherd | Abhainnsuidhe | Isle of Harris)


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Fenian story about the 'Gille Glas', c1865

Identifier: Coll-97/CW113/14
Scope and Contents

Fenian story collected from Alexander Urquhart, manager to Alexander MacRae, known as Fear Huisnis, probably at Abhainnsuidhe, Harris [Huisnis/Huishnish, Na Hearadh]. The story includes an aside about a type of pine candle once used throughout the Highlands and remembered by the reciter.

Dates: c1865