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Found in 439 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Fragment from the song 'Duan an Domnaich' beginning 'Na chnuasach[d] m[e]ile no misnich, Dheanadh la u[a]sal mo Righsa.' The fragment is composed of five lines.
Scope and Contents Fragment of a love song beginning 'Ged sheideas a ghaoth'. Text is incomplete but has been scored through and given a double tick as if transcribed elsewhere.
Scope and Contents Fragment of a song which reads 'A Mhor bheag a dir[eadh] ghlean[n], Sa teurna[adh] bhean[n]' and accompanying story which tells how two girls heard this lullaby coming from Sithean Chroise Beaga [Sìthean Chroise Beaga or Cnocan na Croise Beaga, Uibhist a Tuath/North Uist] while feeding cattle. The text has been scored through in pencil as if transcribed elsewhere.
Scope and Contents Fragment of a song [Uamh an Òir] which reads 'He darin a hua, Si ghaluain a charach mi' and accompanying story about a man being attacked in a cave by a gal uain [gal uaine or green she-dog].
Fragment of a song beginning ' 'S fhada bhuam fhin boom Bein[n] eada' and reminder to collect the rest of it, 27 March 1872
Scope and Contents Fragment of a song which reads ''S fhada bhuam fhin boom Bein[n] eada, S fhada bhuam fhi[n] Bealach a mhodhan' He adds a reminder to collect the rest of the song 'which the beist sang aft[er] she got her cuilein from MacMhuirich' and notes that 'Widow Macrae Wilson Crocnamon Benbecula [is a] good old songstress' [Mary Wilson née MacRae, Cnoc na Mònadh/Torlum, Beinn na Faoghla]. After this is a note which reads 'See Book No 13 page 123'.
Scope and Contents Fragment of a song collected from Duncan Cameron, police officer, Lochaline [Loch Àlainn, Earra Ghàidheal/Argyllshire] beginning 'Air a bhiolain san an t siutha, Air a ghuthan an ni an t eun'.
Scope and Contents Fragment of a song beginning 'Air fairi e guiri ach grulan, Buiean uallach tha aig iallai' probably collected from Hector MacIosaig [Hector MacIsaac], Kean Langabhat, Iochdar [Ceann Langabhat, Ìochdar, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist]. The song is composed of eight lines.
Scope and Contents Fragment of a song collected from Donald MacGregor, Baile Garbh/Bailegarve, Lios Mòr/Lismore, beginning 'An toir u do niean domh Chail[leach] an Dudain' [Cailleach an Dùdain or Old Woman of the Dust Mill].
Scope and Contents Fragment of a song beginning 'Bha thu air bannais a raoir' which is part of the comic song entitled 'Port (Duet)' between Donull Cuimineach and Alasdair Taillear found at CW113/30.