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Thug Mi Gaol dhan Nighinn Duinn

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Title - Thug Mi Gaol dhan Nighinn Duinn
Contributors - Unknown (multi); Kate MacDonald
Reporters - Morag MacLeod; Peter R. Cooke

Summary - In this waulking song, a man speaks first. He praises the beauty of the girl he loves, who has made him sad. In the following section, the girl who composed the lines speaks about her lover. She praises his appearance and his skill as a seaman and hunter.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:08:12
Date Recorded - 1970.06.03
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 105170
Original Tape ID - SA1970.120
Original Track ID - SA1970.120
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



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

Item Notes - See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 1 (J. L. Campbell & F. Collinson eds., 1969) p. 76
'Òrain Luaidh Màiri Nighean Alasdair' (K. C. Craig ed., 1949) p. 123

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