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Poem entitled 'Teanntac Mhor Na Feinn' and accompanying note, March 1867

Identifier: Coll-97/CW114/12

Scope and Contents

Poem entitled 'Teanntac[hd] Mhor Na Feinn[e]' collected from Donul Mac a Bhi [Donald MacPhee], smith, Brèibhig/Breivig, Barraigh/Isle of Barra beginning 'La dh an Th[einn] shuas Druim-dearg, Freiteach blath ri mu Fhinn'. The poem is composed of forty two lines. The accompanying note states that he heard it 'from Ruari Ruadh mac Cuiein sa Cheanna Tuath (Uist) 50 years ago [c1817]' [Roderick MacQuien, Uibhist a Tuath/North Uist].


  • Creation: March 1867

Language of Materials

Gaelic English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 88 folios ; 16.6 x 19.8 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 24r, line 1 to folio 25r, line 6


Campbell, John Francis, Leabhar Na Féinne (London, 1872), pp. 101-103

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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