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Charm entitled 'Ora Cniongain - Eolas Pronnaidh' and accompanying note, 3 February 1874

Identifier: Coll-97/CW7/38

Scope and Contents

Charm entitled 'Ora Cniongain - Eolas Pronnaidh' collected from Ranald MacDonald, Gearruidh-na-moine, South Uist [Geàrraidh na Mònadh/Garrynamonie, Uibhist a Deas], age 81 beginning 'An ora rinn Callum-cille, Ri (Do) chois a ghille 's a ghleann'. The accompanying note states how the charm is used and that Ranald said that you must have faith in the charm for without faith 'the ora is of no avail'.


  • Creation: 3 February 1874

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 39 folios ; 26.3 x 22.1 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 35r, line 1 to folio 35r, line 31

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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