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Note about deer on Lismore, alluding to a Fenian lay, August 1883

Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/23

Scope and Contents

Note alluding to the number of deer slain by the Fenians on Sliabh nan bain Fionn' [Sliabh nam Ban Fionn, Lios Mòr/Lismore], supposedly the site of the Fenian ballad of that name: '60 daimh dearg gun ghu eir earban eir adh'.


  • Creation: August 1883

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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 1 notebook ; 17.5 x 10.8 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 8v, line 1 to folio 8v, line 5

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Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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