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List of vocabulary from travelling people, 1901

Identifier: Coll-97/CW110/4

Scope and Contents

List of vocabulary from travelling people (often known as 'tinkers' cant') including words and phrases for body parts, household items, animals, birds and clothing. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 1901

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 122 folios ; 16.5 cm x 21 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 2r, line 7 to folio 2v, line 14

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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