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Vocabulary note for Lùthar and sketch, 1867

Identifier: Coll-97/CW114/73

Scope and Contents

Vocabulary note for Lùthar and sketch probably collected from Roderick MacNeil, aged 88, crofter, Miùghlaigh/Mingulay, which reads 'A Luthar makes a dread[ful] sound pre[vious] to a West wind. It indic[ates] a gale of West wind.' The sketch shows the shape of the Lùthar.


  • 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 85r, line 1 to folio 85r, line 3

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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