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Story about the demolition of a building in Cairinis, 20 January 1871

Identifier: Coll-97/CW116/156

Scope and Contents

Story which reads 'The people of Carnish [Cairinis, Uibhist a Tuath/North Uist] pulled down the build[in]g with a rop so as to build dykes & for fear of injur[in]g cattle.'


  • Creation: 20 January 1871

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 60v, line 23 to folio 60v, line 25

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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