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Archaeological note and story about Cladh Chriosd, 1867

Identifier: Coll-97/CW114/55

Scope and Contents

Archaeological note about Cladh Chriosd [Cladh Chrìosd, Bhatarsaigh/Vatersay] describing a stone there as having had a cross cut into it and that there is a very small hut where the bishop lived with a square stone on which he rested his book. The story describes how people used young cattle into the hut but that none ever came out alive.


  • 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 73r, line 8 to folio 73r, line 15

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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