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Song entitled 'Bean Shith', 21 September 1872 and 4 October 1875

Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/87

Scope and Contents

Song entitled 'Bean Shith' [Bean Shìth] probably collected from Donald MacInnes, aged seventy four, Baile Gharbhaidh/Balgarva, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist beginning 'Mad ghual[lain] ghil agus leine, Mo leana[bh] curri cuirtleaseach'. Written transversely across the text in ink is 'Trans[cribed] Book II p. 338 4/10 1875 A[lexander] A[rchibald] C[armichael]'.


  • Creation: 21 September 1872 and 4 October 1875

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 117 folios ; 20 x 16.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 22r, line 17 to folio 22v, line 12

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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