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Fragment of a verse beginning 'A Sheath[ain] sa Sheath[ain]', 21 May 1869

Identifier: Coll-97/CW150/15

Scope and Contents

Fragment of a verse [possibily a charm] collected from Donald MacPhee, blacksmith, Brèibhig/Breivig, Barraigh/Isle of Barra which reads 'A Sheath[ain] sa Sheath[ain], Toradh coirc Earraghoil toradh coirc Eara'ail' which was composed by Mor ni Dhiarmaid ic Sheathain ic Dhunachai ic Earraghoil [nian] Dhonuil Eoin am Bearnari [Beàrnaraigh/Berneray].


  • Creation: 21 May 1869

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Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 64 folios ; 17 x 20.3 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 7r, line 11 to folio 7r, line 18

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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