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Archaeological note about a taigh talamh [earth house] on Sanndray, 1867

Identifier: Coll-97/CW114/69

Scope and Contents

Archaeological note about a taigh talamh [earth house] on Sanndray [Sanndraigh/Sandray], probably collected from Roderick MacNeil, aged 88, crofter, Miùghlaigh/Mingulay. It is described as big enough for a man to stand up in with many chambers, situated about three quarters of a mile north west of the Dùn [Dùn Mhic Rìgh na Sorach].


  • Creation: 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 82v, line 19 to folio 82v, line 22

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW362 f. 241 - notes on Dùn Mhic Righ Sorach, Sanndraigh.

Repository Details

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