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

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/83

Scope and Contents

Fair copy of a blessing entitled 'Rann Spreidh' [Rann Sprèidh] collected from John Macinns [MacInnes] Iain mac Phadruig, age 74, crofter, Staoligearry [Stadhlaigearraidh/Stilligarry, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist]. Poem begins 'Siubhal beinne siubhal baile'. This text has been scored through perhaps indicating it has been transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 30 March 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 24v, line 11 to folio 24v, line 19

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW108/38 - a field version of this prayer.


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

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