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'Oigh an Fhuilt Oir' [The maid of the golden hair], c 1861-1866

Identifier: Coll-97/CW423

Scope and Contents

Tale begins 'Bha sid uair gille agus dh'falbh e dh'iarraidh cosnaigh agus rainig e Sasunn.' Recorded from Alasdair Donnullach [Alexander MacDonald] at 'Gleannose', Isle of Skye on 5 November 1861. Includes additional comments by Carmichael from 1865 and 1866.


  • Creation: c 1861-1866

Language of Materials

Gaelic, English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


10 pages ; 330 mm x 203 mm

Physical Location


Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm: Mic.Dup.1184/3

Related Materials

See also Coll-97/CW244, pp. 22v-25 for a transcription of the tale.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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