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'Sgeul na Luireach' [The story of the breastplate], c 1861

Identifier: Coll-97/CW427

Scope and Contents

Tale beginning 'Bha fear ann uair agus bha aige seanar mhac. Chaochail e agas cha do dh'fhag e sian an t-shaoghail aig a mhic ach luireach.' Recorded from Domhnall MacCuithein [Donald MacQueen], Fernilea, Isle of Skye.


  • Creation: c 1861

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This material is unrestricted.


10 pages ; 319 mm x 193 mm

Physical Location


Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm: Mic.Dup.1185/3

Related Materials

See Coll-97/CW475, pp. 9-16 for another version of the tale recited by Donald MacQueen. See also Coll-97/CW224, pp. 9v-13.

Repository Details

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