Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 72 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Note about the hill Cadha Mor that it is 2313 feet high and is situated in Rothiemurchus Forest, [Cadha Mòr, Coille Rata Mhurchais, Siorrach Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire].
Dates: October 1892
Scope and Contents Note that Alexander Cameron in Drum an Dorsair, Killmorag [Druim an Dorsair/Drumindorsair, Cill Mhòraig/Kilmorack, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire] has a charm for motes. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.
Dates: August 1909
Scope and Contents Note which reads 'Camalt = Wher[e] the manse of Killtaraglan = Tom-na-crois'.Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.
Dates: August 1909
Scope and Contents Note collected from Isabella MacIntosh née Kennedy, aged 69, Inbhir Ruaidh/Inverroy, Siorramachd Inbhir Nis/Inverness-shire which reads 'She heard A [snibh beum] from her old people.' Text has been scored through in pencil as if transcribed elsewhere.
Dates: 1 October 1890
Scope and Contents Notebook belonging to Alexander Carmichael but also used by John Ewen MacRury. The front cover bears a sticker which reads 'Gaelic Notes 1894-5. (Collection of traditions, tales, etc. by Alexander Carmichael (?). Many pages cancelled, indicating publication.) [Carmichael Watson Collection]'. The flyleaf reads 'Gaelic Notes, 1894-5' and the rear flyleaf contains a jotting which reads 'Wishing Guidhe'. The beginning of the notebook contains field notes made by Carmichael in Uibhist a Deas/South...
Dates: 12 September 1890 to 1895
Scope and Contents Notebook belonging to Alexander Carmichael made up of three excise notebooks marked 'Journal', 'Account Current' and 'Bills Receivable'/'Bills Payable' and a single folio. The first book is marked on the front with 'Carbost June 13 1861 Alexander Carmichael' [Càrabost, An t-Eilean Sgitheanach/Isle of Skye].The second book is inscribed with the same text on the front cover and the inside front covers reads 'Alasdair A Mac 'Illemhicheil Cillendraisd, Liosmor' [Cill Anndrais/Killandrist, Lios...
Scope and Contents Notes on the island of Esaidh [Easaigh/Ensay, Siorramachd Inbhir-Nis/Inverness-shire] that Arch[ibald] Stewart, proprietor of Taigh Easaigh [Ensay House] had made good additions to a fine house but that it was too close to the bay - 'This is its only fault'. The situation and composition of the old temple is noted and that it is being used as a stable and of the same style as Teampull Tao Deas [Teampull Taobh Deas/Teampull an t-Sagairt, Na Hearadh/Isle of Harris]. Also noted is Croc a caisteal...
Dates: 13 July 1870