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Story about the bird 'bunabhuachille' (great northern diver), 1877

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/52

Scope and Contents

Story about the the bird 'bunabhuachille' [buna-bhuachaille] (great northern diver) on Loch Uiseadan, Loch Leatha and Loch Bheinneasal [An Sgarp/Scarp, Na Hearadh/Harris] including a statement that Donald MacLean of Scarp who herded there while a boy and used to chase them 'among stones and water'.


  • Creation: 1877

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Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 62 folios ; 23.5 x 19.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 16v, line 17 to folio 17r, line 1

Repository Details

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