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Note about the nesting habits of the bird 'Feadag-mhoint[each]' [lapwing]

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/32

Scope and Contents

Note about the nesting habits of the bird 'Feadag-mhoint[each]' [lapwing] probably collected from Donald Currie, crofter, Ìle/Islay, which reads 'Feadag-mhoint[each] nest[s] in coin[neach] bhan [white heather] + puts coin[neach] bhan over eggs'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 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 9v, line 19 to folio 9v, line 21

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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