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Note about shellfish, June 1887

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/47

Scope and Contents

Note about shellfish collected from Donald Currie, crofter, Baile Meadhanach/Ballymeanach, Ìle/Islay, stating that 'Donnag [cockles or fish] are among stones in [the] shore' and the sizes of 'Gearran cruacach' [probably lumpfish] and 'Gearran greis'.


  • Creation: 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 11v, line 21 to folio 12r, line 3

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW89/64 - also refers to donnag

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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