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Story about archaeological finds at Tirefour, 2 September 1870

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/5

Scope and Contents

Story collected from Duncan Carmichael, Lios Mòr/Lismore, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire, about archaeological finds at a grave at Tirefour. The finds were a gold candle, a hammer and a coin 'of anc[ient] date' which were sent to Lochnell 'along with two heads of bisons of im[mense] size' and which were there during 'the General's time'.

Dates

  • 2 September 1870

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 117 folios ; 20 x 16.5 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 5v, line 16 to folio 6r, line 2

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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