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Story about a battle between two tribes, 29 August 1883

Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/66

Scope and Contents

Story about a battle between two tribes one of which was called 'Clann ic ille ruitich' or 'The Reds' at Tobar an Sùl [An Apainn/Appin] in which The Reds killed the other tribe who were resting. Those killed were buried there in good soil but wolves and foxes dug them up. Probably collected from Donald MacColl [foxhunter, Glencreran, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire]


  • Creation: 29 August 1883

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Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 1 notebook ; 17.5 x 10.8 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 20r, line 8 to folio 20v, line 3

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW120/73, Coll-97/CW120/259

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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