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Song entitled 'Laoi na h-Ighne', 30 March 1877

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/39

Scope and Contents

Song entitled 'Laoi na h-Ighne' [Laoidh na h-Inghinne] collected from John Macinnes, Iain mac Phadruig, age 74, Staoligearry, South Uist [Stadhlaigearraidh/Stilligarry, Uibhist a Deas] beginning 'Fhuair mi lean[nan] an chaideil, 'S mi gail fad am urnuigh'. The song is composed of forty lines and preceded and succeeded by the story behind it. The text of the song has been scored through perhaps indicating it has been transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 30 March 1877

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 62 folios ; 23.5 x 19.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 10r, line 10 to folio 11v, line 14

Related Materials

Possibly in Coll-97/CW103A, Coll-97/224 f. xx, Coll-97/CW340 f. iv and Coll-97/CW340 f. xvi-xvii.


Campbell, J. L., (ed.), Leabhar na Feinne (London, 1872) p. 137.

Repository Details

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