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Poem beginning 'Glean mo shir sa G lia dail' and accompanying story, c1869

Identifier: Coll-97/CW150/71

Scope and Contents

Poem beginning 'Glean mo shir sa G[leann] lia dail, Glean nach eil fianta ri fhaic' [Gleann Liathdail/Glen Liadale, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist] and accompanying story which tells how only a MacIosag [MacIsaac] ever dared to visit the glen until this rhyme was composed.


  • Creation: c1869

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 47r, line 3 to folio 47r, line 17

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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