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Charm beginning 'Paid[ear] Nomh aon' and accompanying note, 6 September 1909

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/86

Scope and Contents

Charm beginning 'Paid[ear] Nomh aon' and accompanying note collected from William Dingwall, crofter, Strath [Srath, Geàrrloch/Gairloch, Ros is Cromba/Ross and Cromarty]. The note states that the reciter keeps the thread in his mouth and he does not put knots in the thread as he does not believe in them adding 'He never did this to a brute beast - only to human beings'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Dates

  • 6 September 1909

Language of Materials

Gaelic,English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 39 folios ; 20.2 x 16.5 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 20r, line 9 to folio 20v, line 12

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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