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Note about cheese wheels on Bernera Island, August 1883

Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/21

Scope and Contents

Note stating that on Bernera Island, Lismore [Lios Mòr] cheese 'càbag' was made in stone cheese wheels 'fiodhan'. The note seems to mention throwing the wheel out of the boat although it is unclear why this would be done.


  • Creation: August 1883

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 1 notebook ; 17.5 x 10.8 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 7v, line 16 to folio 8r, line 9

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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