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Note about the bird 'cathag gob dearg', 4 June 1887

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/20

Scope and Contents

Note about the bird 'cathag' [chough] that it has 'gob dearg + da chas dearg' [a red beak and two red legs] and that there are few about the shores [on Ìle/ Islay]. Also noted is that it has a '"Meag" voice'.


  • 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 6v, line 18 to folio 6v, line 22

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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