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Song beginning 'Bhì le bhì le, Ho bhilean ho bhò ', 30 March 1877

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/41

Scope and Contents

Waulking song beginning 'Bhì le bhì le, Ho bhilean ho bhò ' collected from John Macinnes, Iain mac Phàdruig, age 74, Staoligearry, South Uist [Stadhlaigearraidh/Stilligarry, Uibhist a Deas]. The song is composed of thirty-two lines. This text 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 12v, line 3 to folio 13r, line 10


Campbell, John Gregorson (ed.), Waifs and Strays of Celtic Tradition vol 5: Clan Traditions and Popular Tales (London, 1895), pp. 141-147.

Repository Details

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