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Note about the bird 'Ian-bollach a ghort', 4 June 1887

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/14

Scope and Contents

Note about the bird 'Ian-bollach a ghort' [eun-ballach-a'-ghart or common bunting] that it nests in mid-summer in the corn and will stand on the top of a [fon-] unlike the reamhag [skylark]. Text has been scored through in pencil perhaps to indicate it has been transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 4 June 1887

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 53 folios ; 17.2 x 10.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 5r, line 15 to folio 5r, line 21

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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