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Story about a battle at Creag Churralain, 29 August 1883

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/85

Scope and Contents

Story possibly collected from Donald MacColl, foxhunter, Glencreran, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire, about a battle fought at Creag Churralain [Creag Churalain, Earra Ghàidheal, Argyllshire] by people from Lochaber [Loch Abar] and Argyll, in which most of the Argyll men were killed. After this Cailean Uaine of the Campbells of Dunstaffnage [Colin Campbell, Dùn Stafhainis] killed Alexander Stewart of Invernahyle [Inbhir na h-Aigheal].

Dates

  • 29 August 1883

Language of Materials

English,Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 1 notebook ; 17.5 x 10.8 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 30v, line 5 to folio 31r, line 1

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW120/87 and Coll-97/CW120/95

Bibliography

Lee, Henry, History of the Stewart or Stuart Family (New York, 1920) pp. 44-45.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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