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Story about a strong boy from Inverness [Inbhir Nis], June 1887

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/86

Scope and Contents

Story collected on Ìle/Islay about a strong boy from Inverness [Inbhir Nis] who was about twelve years old and could life two meal sacks weighing two hundred pounds. His father was Michael MacIllemhicheil [Michael Carmichael], a weaver.


  • 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 19v, line 4 to folio 19v, line 8

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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