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Tha Mulad, Tha Mulad, Tha Leann-dubh Orm Fhèin

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Title - Tha Mulad, Tha Mulad, Tha Leann-dubh Orm Fhèin
Alternate Title - Hì Rì Horann Ò
Contributors - Kate Nicolson; Unknown (multi)
Reporters - Peter R. Cooke

Summary - The main lines of this waulking song are addressed to "Margaret of the Wiles", who has slandered the composer. The composer compares her own house, where venison is eaten, to that of her accuser, where only the heads and bones of fish can be found.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:03:48
Date Recorded - 1970.06.12
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 105208
Original Tape ID - SA1970.125
Original Track ID - SA1970.125
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



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

Item Notes - See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 3 (John L. Campbell & F. Collinson eds., 1981) p. 100
'Òrain Luaidh Màiri Nighean Alasdair' (K. C. Craig ed., 1949) p. 117

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