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Fragment of a song beginning 'Chithear fiadh a snamh nan speur', c1892

Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/76

Scope and Contents

Fragment of a song beginning 'Chithear fiadh a snamh nan speur, As uisge sleibh a direadh' with an accompanying note which reads 'A girl who hanged herself on being jilted.' The song is composed of eight lines and contains one annotation in a different colour of ink.


  • Creation: c1892

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 39 folios ; 13 x 19.7 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 15r, line 7 to folio 15r, line 16

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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