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Note about burial sites on Am Muile/Isle of Mull, 7 August 1886

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/22

Scope and Contents

Note collected from Duncan Cameron, police officer, Lochaline [Loch Àlainn, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire] about burial sites on Am Muile/Isle of Mull. He states that there was a 'Cladh Briit' [St Bride's Graveyard] in an àiridh near Cailliach which contained a number of cut stones and crosses which the farmers put into their dykes. He also states that Cille Chriosd had stones with holes through them and Cladh Mhoire was situated down below Castle Calgary and is still used for burials. [Cladh Bhrìde, Caliach, Cille Chriosd, Cladh Mhoire and Castle Calgary/Calgary House, all Am Muile/Isle of Mull].

Dates

  • 7 August 1886

Language of Materials

Gaelic,English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 39 folios ; 13 x 19.7 cm