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Notes about a purchase and vocabulary, 23 March 1877

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/23

Scope and Contents

Note probably collected from Anthony Campbell, Kentangval [Ceann Tangabhal/Kentangaval, Barraigh/Barra] about a purchase made by James MacNeill mac Ghilleaspaig Neill in Ireland. Also, Gaelic names for turbot and halibut, which have been scored out.


  • 23 March 1877

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From the Series: 62 folios ; 23.5 x 19.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 7v, line 19 to folio 7v, line 24

Related Materials

The scored out vocabulary is ascribed to Alexander Carmichael in Edward Dwelly's 'The Illustrated Gaelic-English Dictionary' (Glasgow, 1911).

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