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Story and notes about the bird 'Sulaire' [gannet], June 1887

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/163

Scope and Contents

Story and notes about the bird 'Sulaire' [gannet] in which [Mr N] Macleod saw a sulaire [gannet] put its bill through the side of a boat which was between Tarauis and Nisibost [Tarasaigh/Taransay and Niosabost, Na Hearadh/Isle of Harris] and the crew kept the bird there until they reached land so that the boat would not sink. Each line of text has been scored through horizontally.


  • 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 32v, line 19 to folio 33r, line 12

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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