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Story about the Campbells, blacksmiths at Bonawe, 6 July 1892

Identifier: Coll-97/CW126f/13

Scope and Contents

Story probably collected from Duncan MacNiven, retired schoolmaster, Airds, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire about the Campbells, blacksmiths at Bonawe [Bun Obha], that the original Campbell came there from Kilmartin [Cille Mhàrtainn], where he had been an apprentice because his master had been jealous of his 'tempering - adhart - binding a sword to hilt'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • 6 July 1892

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 35 folios ; 20.2 x 14.5 cm