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Work song entitled 'Beil a Chailleach Bhra', 7 April 1869 to 30 September 1875

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW107/44

Scope and Contents

Work song entitled 'Beil a Chailleach Bhra' [or Òran na Bràth], beginning 'Beil a chaoil[leach] a bhrath'. The text has been scored through and a note reads 'Transcribed into Book No III page 53 30 Sept[ember] 1875 A[lexander] A[rchibald] C[armichael]'.

Dates

  • 7 April 1869 to 30 September 1875

Language of Materials

Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 68 folios ; 20.5 x 16.5 cm

Physical Location

CW107-121

Physical Location

folio 43v, line 5 to folio 43v, line 19

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW120/328

Bibliography

A version of this song appears on Aig Cridhe Ar Ciùil: http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/alba/tbh/aigcridhearciuil/facail/obair/page07.shtml
Macdonald, Rev A. and MacDonald Rev A., (eds.),The MacDonald Collection of Gaelic Poetry (Inverness, 1911) p. 334.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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