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Note about the fish giberneach [cuttle fish], June 1887

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/83

Scope and Contents

Note about the fish giberneach [gibearnach or cuttle fish] collected on Ìle/Islay , that there are two types 'giberneach bocach' and 'gib[earnach] sgrathach' and that they 'Take the ite fly'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • 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 19r, line 9 to folio 19r, line 12

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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