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Sheiling rhyme entitled 'Rann Airidh', 30 March 1877

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/82

Scope and Contents

Fair copy of a sheiling rhyme entitled 'Rann Airidh' [Rann À irigh] collected from John Macinnes [Iain mac Phadruig], age 74, crofter, Staoligearry [Stadhlaigearraidh/Stilligarry, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist]. Poem begins 'Cuiridh mi 'n aire a mach, Air bharra nan speach' and is composed of seven lines. This text has been scored through perhaps indicating it has been transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 30 March 1877

Language of Materials

Gaelic English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 62 folios ; 23.5 x 19.5 cm

Physical Location

CW102 -121

Physical Location

folio 24v, line 1 to folio 24v, line 10

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW108/37 - the field version of this poem.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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