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Poems

 Subject
Subject Source: Sss
Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 188 Collections and/or Records:

[Poem] beginning 'An gille gun fhoill', 23 September 1909

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW117/155
Scope and Contents [Poem] beginning 'An gille gun fhoill'. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Poem beginning 'Base oiris is an 'athse', c1892

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/99
Scope and Contents Poem or tongue-twister beginning 'Ba[th]se oiris is an 'athse bhathanse nam bu t a[th]s i'.

Poem beginning 'Big big bigeachan', June 1887

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/152
Scope and Contents Children's poem beginning 'Big big bigeachan, Co chreach mo neadachan' meant to imitate birdsong. Text has been scored through as if transcribed elsewhere.

Poem beginning 'Chun[naic] mi na Sandagan' and accompanying note, June 1887

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW89/207
Scope and Contents Poem beginning 'Chun[naic] mi na Sandagan (sand eels), A dir[each] ri Meall anndrari' being three verses of the twelve false verses and twelve verses which a condemned man had to make up in order to save himself from being put to death. The accompanying note which states that the man made the verses up in Gearrloch [Geàrrloch/Gairloch, Ros is Cromba/Ross and Cromarty].

Poem beginning 'Coin air loina', 1895

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW1/63
Scope and Contents Poem writte down by John Ewen MacRury, Beinn na Faoghla/Benbecula beginning 'Coin air loina, Eich air thaoda'. Text has been scored through in pencil.

Poem beginning 'Cold blow the wind through the chinks in the window', 5 October 1865

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW105/6
Scope and Contents Poem [probably written by Alexander Carmichael] beginning 'Cold blow the wind through the chinks in the window' and addressed to a woman named Mary, although it appears that it was originally addressed to someone else possibly 'Jeanie'. The poem is composed of eight lines divided into two stanzas.

Poem beginning 'Don[u]l nan ord dalta ghobha', 29 August 1883

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/77
Scope and Contents Poem beginning 'Don[u]l nan ord dalta ghobha', about Dòmhnall nan Òrd [Donald Stewart] probably collected from Donald MacColl, [foxhunter, Glencreran, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire].

Poem beginning 'Dunolla Dunolla dun nam breagaga donna', 1888

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/319
Scope and Contents Poem beginning 'Dunolla Dunolla dun nam breagaga (sic) donna' collected from Mrs General Frazer.

Poem beginning 'Fear a shiul o dheas gu tua', October 1892

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW126f/51
Scope and Contents Poem beginning 'Fear a shiu[bha]l o dheas gu tua[th], S cha ro[bh] fios aige co dhiu b' fear'.