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Vocabulary note for Cairiste or Presan, 1867

Identifier: Coll-97/CW114/57

Scope and Contents

Vocabulary note for Cairiste or Presan describing it as a payment to the landlord for a half pennyland which is made up of six yards of linen, two stones of butter, two and a half stones of cheese and three bolls of oatmeal. 'Fear na feorlig' or someone with a farthing land (half of a half pennyland) would pay half of the quantity listed.


  • Creation: 1867

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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 88 folios ; 16.6 x 19.8 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 73v, line 6 to folio 73v, line 10

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