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Sheiling rhyme entitled 'Rann Airi', 30 March 1877

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/37

Scope and Contents

Sheiling rhyme entitled 'Rann Airi' [Rann Àirigh] beginning 'Cuiri mi n aire mach' collected from John MacInnes, Iain mac Phadruig, age 74, Staoligearry, South Uist [Stadhlaigearraidh/Stilligarry, Uibhist a Deas]. The poem is composed of eight lines. This text has been scored through perhaps indicating it has been transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 30 March 1877

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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 62 folios ; 23.5 x 19.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 9v, line 12 to folio 9v, line 23

Related Materials

GB237 Coll-97/CW108/82 - a fair copy of this poem.


Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica, Vol II (Edinburgh, 1900) pp.130-131

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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