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Notes on the situation of Tarasaigh/Taransay houses and placename note, 8 July 1870

Identifier: Coll-97/CW116/28

Scope and Contents

Notes on the situation of Tarasaigh/Taransay houses stating that some are supposed to be built over tungas [tombs], connecting the placename Tunng or Tongue, Sutherland [Tunga, Cataibh] with it and noting that Àird nan Ceall is to be found at 'the points of land S[outh] W[est] of the temples.'


  • Creation: 8 July 1870

Language of Materials

Gaelic English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 64 folios ; 19.5 x 23 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 7r, line 1 to folio 7r, line 4

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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