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Story about a charm for healing, July 1909

Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/11

Scope and Contents

Story about a charm for healing collected from Alexander Campbell, Cannuin [Conon, Ros is Cromba/Ross and Cromarty]. His wife had a mote in her eye and he was told to visit Ceite Vic Rath Bean Mhic Connich [Kate MacRae] [Arcan, Ros is Cromba/Ross and Cromarty] who provided him with 'eòlas' [a charm]. At the same time as he was told the eòlas she was healed. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: July 1909

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 39 folios ; 20.2 x 16.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 2r, line 18 to folio 2v, line 16


Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica, vol. IV (Edinburgh, 1941), p 232

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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