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Note about Dùn an Daill, South Uist and fish caught around it, c1872

Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/69

Scope and Contents

Note about Dùn an Daill, Airi an Rugha, Iocar, South Uist [Airidh an Rubha, Ìochdar, Uibhist a Deas] and fish caught in the loch around it [Loch an Daill] by Finlay MacLeod, [pensioner, Àird Mhòr/Airdmore] including herrings and flounder and that the reddish colour of the smalag [cuddy] comes from the moss in the loch. Also notes that sea-water [sal] comes into the water on the spring tide.


  • Creation: c1872

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From the Series: 72 folios ; 12.7 x 20 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 27v, line 10 to folio 27v, line 20

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