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Song entitled 'A Chiad Diardaoin An Fhaoilleach Fhuar', 1 August 1885

Identifier: Coll-97/CW87/30

Scope and Contents

Song entitled 'A Chiad Diardaoin An Fhaoilleach Fhuar' collected from Murdoch MacLeod, Skye [An t-Eilean Sgitheanach] noted as being written at Kings Stables, Edinburgh [Dun Eideann] beginning 'A chiad Diardaoin an Fhaoilleach fhuar' of 'A chiad Diardaoin an gheamhradh fhuar'. The final verse, beginning 'Maide na fian na fian', is noted as being 'The old Highland description of the Gun'. The text has additions to it in pencil.


  • Creation: 1 August 1885

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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 41 folios ; 18 x 23 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 20r, line 1 to folio 20r, line 19

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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