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Prayer entitled 'Bean Spridhe' and accompanying note, 16 September 1890

Identifier: Coll-97/CW1/15

Scope and Contents

Prayer entitled 'Bean Spridhe' [Ora Cuithe or Prayer of the Cattlefold] beginning 'Cuiram am mach, Air bharra nan speach'. The accompanying note states that this is said to cattle when they are put into the cattlefold at night. Text has been scored through in pencil as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 16 September 1890

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 114 folios ; 14 x 20 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 4v, line 12 to folio 5r, line 3


Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica, vol. II (Edinburgh, 1900), pp. 130-131

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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