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Fenian story about the 'Gille Glas', c1865

Identifier: Coll-97/CW113/14

Scope and Contents

Fenian story collected from Alexander Urquhart, manager to Alexander MacRae, known as Fear Huisnis, probably at Abhainnsuidhe, Harris [Huisnis/Huishnish, Na Hearadh]. The story includes an aside about a type of pine candle once used throughout the Highlands and remembered by the reciter.


  • Creation: c1865

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 86 folios ; 20.3 x 16.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 50v, line 1 to folio 53r, line 22

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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