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Custom relating to marriage prediction, c1870

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW7/33

Scope and Contents

Custom relating to marriage prediction which reads 'Salt Herrings were eaten after having been roasted on the fire. The person seen coming to give a drink was the person to whom the girl was to be married.'

Dates

  • c1870

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 39 folios ; 26.3 x 22.1 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 33r, line 5 to folio 33r, line 7

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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