Subject Source: SssScope Note: Created For = CW
Found in 132 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Saying probably collected on Beinn na Faoghla/Benebcula beginning 'Cha nionach [th]usa bhi[th] beirteach, Mas a leat na bheil mi faicinn' and composed of eleven lines.
Dates: 29 August 1870
Scope and Contents Saying collected on Tarasaigh/Taransay beginning 'Croc togal us Creagal conais, An Da Chroc is sona san Aird' said to have come from a 'poor woman who was driven from the place' The accompanying vocabulary note reads 'Pasgaite = Basket'.
Dates: 8 July 1870
Scope and Contents Saying beginning 'Deir Columcille leinn (ruinn?) Gu ifrionn gu brath nach rachadh an fial' possibly collected from 'old John Dillon' [Carmichael puts a question mark next to Dillon's name].
Scope and Contents Saying collected from Donald Currie, crofter, Baile Meadhanach/Ballymeanach, Ìle/Islay, which reads 'Feuch rist e! Feuch rist e! Sguab as e! Sguab as e!'.
Dates: June 1887
Scope and Contents Saying probably collected in Uibhist/Uist beginning 'Gheobhar fear an coill, Gheobhar mac am broinn'. The saying is composed of four lines. The text has been scored through in ink as if transcribed elsewhere.
Scope and Contents Saying which reads 'Mar chumas neach a theanga an suil losgan, Chum rud a suil neach le theanga'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.
Dates: 13 September 1909
Scope and Contents Saying which reads 'Seacaid mhaide agus peitein iarrain a bhi na mu'n cuart air an duine fad la agus bliadhna a thug an [t eurball] os an lair agam.'
Scope and Contents Saying collected from Duncan Cameron, police officer, Lochaline [Loch Àlainn, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire], which reads 'T fhalt 'us t fhiona D. daoine, T ionga mhaol D sathurn.'
Dates: 7 August 1886