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Story about crossing a loch, quoting Iain Bhain, porter, 1892

Identifier: Coll-97/CW126f/25

Scope and Contents

Story about two men crossing Loch Etive at Runan carnan [Rubha nan Càrn, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire] which quotes Iain Bhain, porter, as saying ' A little ban bird went up last night & s[aile]d between here before either of you'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • Creation: 1892

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 35 folios ; 20.2 x 14.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 195v, line 15 to folio 195v, line 21

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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