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Story about the sighting of an each-mara near Pabbay, 1901

Identifier: Coll-97/CW110/42

Scope and Contents

Story about the sighting of an each-mara in Sloc Lamrigegeo, Pabay [Sloc Glamairidhgeo, Pabay/Pabbay] by a lobster-crew. The 'horse' is described and the youngest of the crew is said to have 'swooned'. Carmichael notes in a different pencil 'Probably this was the walrus. not (sic) unknown on the west coast'. The text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 1901

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This material is unrestricted.


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

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 15r line 9 to folio 15r, line 17

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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