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Charm entitled 'Eolas Sgeith Featha', 24 September 1872

Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/98

Scope and Contents

Charm entitled 'Eolas Sgeith Featha' [Eòlas Sgiucha Feithe, Charm for a Bursting Vein or Eòlas Fiollan Fionn, Charm for Fleshworm] probably collected from Iain Pearson [John MacPherson, cottar, Ceanntangabhal/Kentangaval, Barraigh/Isle of Barra]. The charm is composed of six lines and has been scored through in ink as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 24 September 1872

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 72 folios ; 12.7 x 20 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 40r, line 4 to folio 40r, line 11


Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica, vol. II (Edinburgh, 1900), pp. 231, 291 and 302

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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