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Hymn beginning 'Chruth[aich] Dia an duin an tus' and vocabulary note, 1901

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW110/103

Scope and Contents

Hymn probably collected from Ann MacDonald, age 75, Achaderry, Glen Spean, Lochaber [Achadoire, Gleann Spean, Loch Abar, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire] beginning 'Chruth[aich] Dia an duin an tus, Gu staid bhean nan gras.' The song is composed of sixteen verses of four lines each.The vocabulary note, written transversely, reads 'shiollag = Glitter (bhiollag?)' and has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere. Beside verses four and five is written 'Modern'.

Dates

  • 1901

Language of Materials

Gaelic English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

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

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 28v, line 1 to folio 30r, line 17

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW110/103, Coll-97/CW110/105

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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