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Inverness-shire Scotland

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 72 Collections and/or Records:

Address for Mr Thomas Fraser, August 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/51
Scope and Contents Address for Mr Thomas Fraser, Crearag, Beaulay [A' Mhanachainn/Beauly, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire]. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Advertisement for July sailings between Glasgow and the Highlands on the steamers 'Dunara Castle' and 'Aros Castle', 21 June 1880

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW109/31
Scope and Contents Advertisement for July sailings between Glasgow and the Highlands on the steamers 'Dunara Castle' and 'Aros Castle' by Martin Orme, 20 Robertson Street, Glasgow.

Charm entitled 'Cronachdan Sùil', 12 August 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/49
Scope and Contents Charm for counteracting the evil eye entitled 'Cronachdan Sùil' collected from Ceit Cameron, [Kate Cameron, cottar, Cill Taraghlain/Killtarlity, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire] beginning 'Co thilleas an cron[achdan] sul?'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Charm entitled ['Sguacha Feithe'], 5 August 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/39
Scope and Contents Charm entitled ['Sguacha Feithe'] [Charm for Bursting Vein]collected from Alexander Nicolson, shepherd, Beauly [A' Mhanachainn, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire] beginning 'Thaining C[hriosda] thar bhar na h-asail'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Charm entitled 'Sguacha Feithe', August 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/50
Scope and Contents Charm entitled 'Sguacha Feithe' [Charm for Bursting Vein] collected from Ceit Chamsron, [Kate Cameron, cottar, Cill Taraghlain/Killtarlity, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire] beginning 'Chai[dh] Ios[a] air nan each'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Charm entitled 'Sguchadh Tarbh', 20 August 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/63
Scope and Contents Charm entitled 'Sguchadh Tarbh' collected from William MacLean, Achnangart [Achnagart, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire] beginning 'Cha[idh] Ch[riosd] mach'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Charm for [healing], 17 August 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/62
Scope and Contents Charm for healing collected from Alexander Cameron, Druim an Dorsair [Drumindorsair, Cill Mhòraig/Kilmorack, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire] aged 81 beginning 'Paidir mhoire h aon'. Cameron states that he learned the charm from two 'good women' in Lochbroom in 1871. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Charm for motes, 20 August 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/64
Scope and Contents Charm for motes entitled 'Eòlas A Chaimein' collected from William MacLean, Achnangart [Achnagart, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire] beginning 'Ch[riosd] air an chrois'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Charm for stopping bleeding, August 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/41
Scope and Contents Charm for stopping bleeding probably collected from Mary Gordon, spinster, Crask of Aigas, Inverness-shire [Siorramachd Inbhir Nis] beginning 'Crasga fala'. A note states that she learnt it from a man in Strathspey [Srath Spè]. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Charm for stopping bleeding 'Casga Fala', 21 August 1909

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/65
Scope and Contents Charm for stopping bleeding entitled 'Casga Fala' collected from Issie Munro née Ross [Isabel Munro], Airdchroie, Cinn Chardinn [Àird Chrònaidh/Ardchronie, Cinn Chardainn/Kincardine, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire]. Also notes that the sprain takes the same time healing as it took to make 'a few minutes or a few weeks'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.