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Riddle entitled 'An Togsaid', c1862

Identifier: Coll-97/CW112/32

Scope and Contents

Riddle entitled 'An Togsaid' [The Hogshead] in which a hogshead of wine is washed ashore and two men, one with a three gallon vessel and the other with a five gallon vessel are to share it out. The riddle is solved by pouring wine between all three vessels.


  • Creation: c1862

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 183 folios ; 20 x 23.8cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 98v, line 16 to folio 99r, line 12

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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