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Charm beginning 'Mar a dh-orduich Mac an Luin' and accompanying note, c1870

Identifier: Coll-97/CW7/44

Scope and Contents

Charm beginning 'Mar a dh-orduich Mac an Luin' which is used on cattle. The note describes how the operator places their elbow to the tail of the animal measuring 'lamh-choille' [a cubit] along the spine until she gets to the mouth.


  • Creation: c1870

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 36v, line 12 to folio 36v, line 17

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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