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Poem/Song entitled 'Tochra Na Mnatha' and accompanying story, 1885

Identifier: Coll-97/CW87/58

Scope and Contents

Poem/Song entitled 'Tochra Na Mnatha' collected from Fionnladh nan Gobhar, cattleman, Grogearry, South Uist [Groigearraidh/Grogarry, Uibhist a Deas] beginning 'Nuair a theid mo bhean an bhuaile' and accompanying story which tells how the husband in the song was 'demurring as to the amount of tochar [dowry] he got with his wife'.


  • Creation: 1885

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Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 41 folios ; 18 x 23 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 34r, line 1 to folio 34v, line 4

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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