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Blessing for cattle entitled 'Rann Spreidh', 30 March 1877

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/38

Scope and Contents

Blessing for cattle entitled 'Rann Spreidh' [Rann Sprèidh] beginning 'Siual beinn siual baile' collected from John Macinnes, Iain mac Phadruig, age 74, Staoligearry, South Uist [Stadhlaigearraidh/Stilligarry, Uibhist a Deas]. The verse 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 10r, line 1 to folio 10r, line 9

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW108/83 - a fair copy of this prayer.


Carmichael, Alexander Carmina Gadelica, vol. I (Edinburgh, 1900), pp. 276-277.

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