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An Doirlinn Lismore Argyllshire Scotland

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Note about archaeological sites on Lios Mòr/Lismore, 2 September 1870

Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/3
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Note about archaeological sites on Lios Mòr/Lismore, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire, collected from Duncan Carmichael, which tells of 'Leaban Romhanaich' near Trai Dhonachi Ruai [Tràigh Donnachaidh Ruaidh] and footmarks of cattle at Dorlinn Achananduin [An Doirlinn, Achadun].

Dates: 2 September 1870

Note about cow footmarks, August 1883

Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/105
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Note about cow footmarks at Brenphort, Doirlinn, Achnanduin [Achnadun, An Doirlinn, Lios Mòr/Lismore].

Dates: August 1883

Story about Mac an Leigh Mòr's daughter dying of plague, September 1870

Identifier: Coll-97/CW106/56
Scope and Contents Story telling how Mac an Leigh Mòr' lived on Bernera Island, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire and his daughter went to Lios Mòr/Lismore, to visit her 'muime & oide' [godparents?] at Laguanach [Lag Uanach], where the plague had been. He stood at An Doirlinn and told her he would shoot her. She died of plague and was buried 'at a grey boulder at Pille Bhride' [Pille Bhrìde]. It is noted that MacCeallaich was the last bishop at Achnandun [Achadun] and that all the stones for the castle 'have...
Dates: September 1870