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Song entitled 'Laoi Dhughail Thaillear', 23 July 1901

Identifier: Coll-97/CW110/99

Scope and Contents

Song entitled 'Laoi Dhughail Thaillear' collected from Ann Macdonald, age 75, Achadoire, Gleann Spean, Lochaber [Achaderry, Glen Spean, Lochabar] beginning 'Cuimhnich a dhuin s bi t fhiacail'. The song has sixteen verses, of which fifteen have four lines each and one has seven lines. The text has been scored through.


  • Creation: 23 July 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 25r, line 1 to folio 27r, line 4

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW7/17, Coll-97/CW61 and Coll-97/CW87 - also versions of this song.

Coll-97/CW119/57 - the version of this hymn written in a field notebook.


An Gaidheal, Vol. 6, (1877) pp. 79-80.
Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica (Edinburgh, 1971) p.
MacDhomhnuill, Raonull and Tuairneir, Paruig (ed.),Comh-chruinneachadh Ă’rain GhĂ idhealach (Glasgow, 1809), pp. 310-315. [Also known as the Eigg Collection]

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