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Story about Cuiralain [St Cyril] and Torran nam Bàn, 1883

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/178

Scope and Contents

Story about Cuiralain [Curalan/St Cyril] in which a child is stolen from him and he rides after the culprits and strikes them dead. Torran nam Bàn [Tòrran nam Bàn] is said to be the place where the women were struck dead. There are three stones there. Story was probably collected from Seonaid NicColla [Janet MacColl] [Glasdrum, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire].

Dates

  • 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 50r, line 8 to folio 50r, line 18

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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