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Song beginning 'Thoir am bain[ne] bho dhonn', c1872

Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/19

Scope and Contents

Song beginning 'Thoir am bain[ne] bho dhonn, Thoir e gu trom s gu torrach' [Taladh na Banachaig or The Milkmaid's Lullaby] probably collected in Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula. Text has been written over with 'Trans[cribed] B[ook] II p[age] 166 A[lexander] A[rchibald] C[armichael] Creagorry 8 Oct 1875'. [Creag Ghoraidh/Creagorry, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula].


  • c1872

Language of Materials


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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 72 folios ; 12.7 x 20 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 11v, line 12 to folio 11v, line 20


Carmichael, Alexander, Grazing and Agrestic Customs of the Outer Hebrides (Edinburgh, 1884), pp. 480-481

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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