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Islay Charter
also called "Gaelic Charter of 1408" is a grant of lands by Domhnall of Islay and has 2 more synonyms

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  1. Lord of the Isles to "Brian Bhicaire Magaodh" (Brian Vicar MacKay), a resident of Islay , written in 1408

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  2. The charter is unique in being the only MacDonald land charter extant to have been written in the Gaelic language and is also notable as a very early example of this kind of document written in a vernacular language rather than Latin and is one of th

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  3. composed and written upon a piece of goatskin by Fearghas MacBeatha (Fergus Beaton) personal physician to the Lord of the Isles and a member of the famous Beaton medical dynasty of the islands

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  4. The charter is also signed and holographed by the lord himself and was witnessed by a britheimh or 'judge', Pat McAbriuin

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  5. The lands granted consisted largely of the eastern portion of the island of approximately 400 acres (2 kmĀ²)

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