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Charm entitled 'Casga Fala' and accompanying story, 13 September 1909

Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/114

Scope and Contents

Charm entitled 'Casga Fala', from Ruaraidh Matheson [Roderick Matheson], gamekeeper, Ach nan Ceann, Ceannlochew at Lochmarithe [Ath Nan Ceann/Anancaun, Ceann Loch Iù/Kinlochewe, Loch Maruibhe/Loch Maree, Ros is Cromba/Ross and Cromarty] beginning 'Rugadh C[riosda] ann am Beth[lehem]' and accompanying story in which Matheson states that you put your hand on the hand of the person who is bleeding and recite the charm. Once, when in Gairloch, he stopped someone bleeding in this way. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 13 September 1909

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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 39 folios ; 20.2 x 16.5 cm