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Song entitled 'Oran Sith' and accompanying note, November 1873

Identifier: Coll-97/CW111/28

Scope and Contents

Song entitled 'Oran Sith' [Oran Sìth or Fairy Song] beginning 'Tri feoragan is 3 smeoraichean, S a smeor riach eir an toiseach' and accompanying note which tells how the fairies caught hold of a girl who 'went for her mother's cattle + kept her. Her comp[anion] got home + she sang this song'.


  • Creation: November 1873

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 93 folios ; 20.5 x 13.2 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 7r, line 1 to folio 7r, line 18

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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