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Note about plants used as cures for ailments, 1885

Identifier: Coll-97/CW87/65

Scope and Contents

Note about plants used as cures for ailments in Uist [Uibhist] including 'An Leòdan', which is found in lakes, is brought home in its own water, boiled, dried and used for 'coilleasaichean' and 'Na Ruiceaidean', which are lumps 'the size of the pipits egg' growing on the lower rib.


  • Creation: 1885

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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 41 folios ; 18 x 23 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 36v, line 12 to folio 37r, line 3

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Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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