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Kilchrenan Argyllshire Scotland

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

List of place-names and a note about lights, 6 July 1892

Identifier: Coll-97/CW126f/8
Scope and Contents

List of place-names and a note about lights probably collected from Duncan MacNiven, retired schoolmaster, Airds Earra GhĂ idheal/Argyllshire including the different places known as 'Cnoc-Aingil', 'Dun-chathaich' and 'Dun-Cr[e]ag[ach]'. Some of the place-names are bracketed and the note reads 'These were lighted on danger' but it is not clear from the text exactly which place-names relate to lights. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Dates: 6 July 1892

Poem beginning 'Nam bidh Lochoa na naor' and accompanying note, October 1892

Identifier: Coll-97/CW126f/52
Scope and Contents

Poem beginning 'Nam bidh Lochoa na naor, S a mhaol oar na h im' and accompanying note about the places mentioned, which reads Uisge Chill at Cill-a-chreanain coming down fr[om] Loch Troma-li to Lochawe - Maol odhar at Fearnach Lochawe side.' [Loch Awe, Kilchrenan, Maol Odhar, Fernoch, Earra GhĂ idheal/Argyllshire].

Dates: October 1892