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Story about the Baron of Bachuil being called for by a man on his deathbed, September 1870

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/71

Scope and Contents

Story telling how Donl du tearn [Dòmhnall Dubh Tighearna or Sir Donald Campbell of Airds, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire] sent for the Baron of Bachuil while he was on his deathbed but his wife never sent the messenger for him. It notes that Dòmhnall used to 'preach in the ag[e]s of episcopy.'

Dates

  • 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 19v, line 16 to folio 19v, line 19

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW120/9 - another version of this story.

Bibliography

Carmichael, Alexander, ‘The Barons of Bachuil’, The Celtic Review, vol. V (1908–09), pp. 365-6

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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