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Laoidh Chaoilte

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Title - Laoidh Chaoilte
Alternate Title - Là dhan Fhinn am Beinn Iongnaidh
Contributors - Marion Campbell
Reporters - Dr John Lorne Campbell

Summary - The King of Ireland's daughter was to be married to a giant against her will. She devised a plan to destroy him. This lay explains how she fared, and how the giant was killed by Caoilte.



Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:05:33
Date Recorded - 1960.01.12
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song, Story, Verse
Collection - National Trust for Scotland

Track ID - 47673
Original Tape ID - CannaTape.0039
Original Track ID - CannaOT.7
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - South Uist
  Island - South Uist
  Village - Frobost

Item Notes - See:
'Leabhar na Fèinne' (J. F. Campbell ed., 1872) pp. 52-57
'Songs from the Western Isles' Scottish Tradition 2 (The School of Scottish Studies)
'Tocher' 27 (The School of Scottish Studies) p. 146


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