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Waterstein Duirinish (parish) Isle of Skye Inverness-shire Scotland

Subject Source: Local sources

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Notes and story about eagles, June 1887

Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/154
Scope and Contents

Notes and story about eagles including that a young eagle does not leave the nest until it can hunt for itself, that Calum Brocar got ten shillings for an eagle, that an eagle 'cuts rope like [a] knife' and that fishermen off Bhatairsteinn/Waterstein found an eagle 'with its two claws into a large Ugsa [coal-fish]. both dead.' Each line of text has been scored through horizontally.

Dates: June 1887