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Prayer entitled 'Urni smal an Teine', 28 October 1872

Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/98

Scope and Contents

Prayer entitled 'Urni smal an Teine' [Ùrnaigh Smàladh An Teine or Smooring the Fire] collected from Archibald Currie, shoemaker, aged forty-six, Àird na Monadh, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist beginning 'Smal mis noc an teine, Mar a smal mhac Moire'. Text has been scored through in ink and written transversely across it is 'Transcribed into B[ook] III p. 186 A[lexander] A[rchibald] Carmichael Creagorry 4 October 1875.' [Creag Ghoraidh, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula].


  • Creation: 28 October 1872

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 31r, line 7 to folio 31r, line 18


Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica, vol. I (Edinburgh, 1900), pp. 238-239

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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