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Note about 'Cra-rionnach' or red mackerel, 1894

Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/153

Scope and Contents

Note about 'Cra-rionnach' or red mackerel which reads 'Bones of head hard scales sharp and prickly. Scales come off whole when boiled. When plentiful no herrings are got on the west coast'. Text has been scored through in pencil as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 1894

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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 39 folios ; 13 x 19.7 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 25r, line 2 to folio 25r, line 6

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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