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Song beginning 'Le chai a cuid' and accompanying placename note, 7 August 1886

Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/10

Scope and Contents

Song probably collected from Duncan Cameron, police officer, Tobar Mhoire/Tobermory, Muile/Isle of Mull, beginning 'Le chai a cuid -, Gun chaora gun [uaisg]'. The song is composed of eleven lines. The accompanying placename note reads 'Airi-miseig = miseig young goat before it kids.' The text has been scored through in pencil as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • 7 August 1886

Language of Materials


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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 39 folios ; 13 x 19.7 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 4r, line 7 to folio 4r, line 19


MacIntyre, Duncan Bàn, Òrain agus Dana Ghàidhealach (Edinburgh, 1887) p. 81

Repository Details

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