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Notes about Caibeal na Mealacha and Caibeal Colla Mac Speur, September 1872

Identifier: Coll-97/CW90/160

Scope and Contents

Notes about Caibeal na Mealacha which is also known as Caibeal Colla Mac Speur [also Caibeal Cui-Chroise, Barraigh/Isle of Barra] that Colla Mac Speur [also Colla Mac Spéir] was a stranger who was buried at the chapel alone. The people wanted to make it a burial place but were not allowed and had to bury people at Cille-bharra. All the stones for Caibeal Colla Mac Speur were found at Cille-bharra.


  • Creation: September 1872

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From the Series: 72 folios ; 12.7 x 20 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 63v, line 21 to folio 64r, line 11

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