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Story about a cockerel and a fox, April 1872

Identifier: Coll-97/CW154/5

Scope and Contents

Story about a cockerel and a fox collected from [-] Caimbeul [Janet Campbell, midwife] Loch Sgioporst [Loch Sgioport/Loch Skipport, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist] in which the fox tries to trick the cock by implying that they are related. There are a few annotations to the text written in pencil.


  • Creation: April 1872

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Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 91 folios ; 31.5cm x 21.5cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 30v, line 1 to folio 30v, line 30

Related Materials



NicIain, Annag, 'Béaloideas ó Innse Gall', Béaloideas: The Journal of the Folklore of Ireland Society, vol. 2, no. IV (1930), pp. 339-345.

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