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Saying beginning 'Tha mi nithe leine', 23 March 1871

Identifier: Coll-97/CW119/7

Scope and Contents

Saying probably collected from John Pearson or MacPherson, Ceanntangbhal/Kentangaval, Barraigh/Isle of Barra beginning 'Tha mi nithe leine Maruari', which the Luideag is supposed to have said as she was carried towards the village by Coinneach nan Tarbh. The text has been scored through in ink.


  • Creation: 23 March 1871

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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 1 volume ; 17 x 20.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 21r, line 23 to folio 21v, line 4

Related Materials



Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica, vol. 5 (Edinburgh, 1954), pp. 272-273

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