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Charm for love, 29 October 1872

Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/103

Scope and Contents

Charm for love [Eòlas Gràdhaich or Love Charm] collected from 'old' Angus Currie, pauper, Iocar [Ìochdar, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist] beginning 'Chan eolas gra aich dhuit, Uisge thra'adh romh shop'. The text has been scored through in ink and written transversely across the text is 'Trans[cribed] B[ook] III p192 A[lexander] A[rchibald] C[armichael] Creagorry 5 October 1875' [Creag Ghoraidh, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula].


  • Creation: 29 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 33r, line 9 to folio 33r, line 17


Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica, vol. II (Edinburgh, 1900), pp. 38-39

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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