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Charm beginning 'Tha glug a seo tha glag a seo' and accompanying custom, c1872

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/16

Scope and Contents

Charm beginning 'Tha glug a seo tha glag a seo' and accompanying custom which states that it was said to keep others from taking away the torradh [milk profit] as no one would want anything which was dirty. The charm is composed of six lines. The text has been scored through in pencil and over it in ink is written 'Trans[cribed] No III p[age] 203 A[lexander] A[rchibald] C[armichael] Creagorry 8/10 1875'. [Creag Ghoraidh/Creagorry, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula].

Dates

  • c1872

Language of Materials

Gaelic,English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 72 folios ; 12.7 x 20 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 11r, line 9 to folio 11r, line 17

Bibliography

Carmichael, Alexander,Carmina Gadelica, vol. II (Edinburgh, 1900), pp. 144-151

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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