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Notes on tools, crops and cattle, 28 May 1869 and 16 June 1869

Identifier: Coll-97/CW150/63

Scope and Contents

Notes on tools, crops and cattle including that Carmichael had got an 'ord bhairneach' from Aonas Mac Phi [Angus MacPhee or MacPhie] Càrnan/Carnan, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist which he had found among old ruins; that froisgeir was found out from Aird a vachair [Àird a' Mhachair/Ardivachar]; that Duncan MacLellan's wife['s] great, great grandfather used to distribute froisgeir and welks with a peck and that brisgeir used to be taken up 'most carefully' and how cattle were [driven to bogs and buried].


  • Creation: 28 May 1869 and 16 June 1869

Language of Materials

Gaelic English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 64 folios ; 17 x 20.3 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 36v, line 7 to folio 38v, line 6

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW150/42 - another version of this song

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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