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List of vocabulary probably from travelling people, 1901

Identifier: Coll-97/CW110/49

Scope and Contents

List of vocabulary probably from travelling people (often known as 'tinkers' cant') containing words and expressions mostly for food and clothing probably collected on the Isle of Barra/Barraigh. Text has been scored out 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 17r, line 4 to folio 17r, line 16

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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