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Note about eating fish and vocabulary notes, June 1887

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/69

Scope and Contents

Note about eating fish probably collected on Ìle/Islay stating that 'The ugsa and Pioc[aich] are the cleanest eats in the sea. Fry of herring eat[en] ciuban used as bait'. The vocabulary notes show 'Bacach = Turbot' and 'Bradan-Leathan = Halibut'.


  • 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 16r, line 16 to folio 16r, line 20

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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