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Story about Cu'ai and Ni[ghean] Ri[gh] Lochlann, 3 February 1874

Identifier: Coll-97/CW111/48

Scope and Contents

Story about Cu'ai and Ni[ghean] Ri[gh] Lochlann telling how they were married to one another and lived at Dun-Crannaig (Sgeirval) [Dùn Crannag or Dùn Sgùrabhal, Barraigh/Isle of Barra] and how Nighean Rìgh Lochlann went to see her father in Norway and on her return Cu'ai went to meet her and scolded her for being away so long. An explanatory note states 'Cu'ai the husband (Clann na h-Ialain = Ohenleys)'.


  • 3 February 1874

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 12r, line 3 to folio 12r, line 17

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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