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List of proverbs, c1875

Identifier: Coll-97/CW105/21

Scope and Contents

List of proverbs and vocabulary. A note written transversely over folio 72r reads 'All preceding sent to Sheriff Nicolson Kirkcudbright Alex. A. Carmichael 2 October 1875 Creagorry'. [Creag Ghoraidh, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula]. A similar inscription was written on folio 72v, but was scored out. All folios have been scored through to indicate that they have been transcribed.


  • Creation: c1875

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 92 folios ; 20.1 x 16.4 cm

Physical Location

folio 82r, line 1 to folio 72r, line 20


Nicolson, Alexander (ed.), A Collection of Gaelic Proverbs and Familiar Phrases (Edinburgh, 1882)

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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