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Sheòl am Bàta Fairis A-null

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Title - Sheòl am Bàta Fairis A-null
Contributors - Kate MacMillan; Unknown (multi)
Reporters - Peter R. Cooke

Summary - This is a waulking song in the form of a love song to the skipper of a ship [which carries a precious cargo of the king's gold and silver]. The girl tells how she wishes she could sleep with the man she loves.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:01:30
Date Recorded - 1970.06.19
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 105330
Original Tape ID - SA1970.134
Original Track ID - SA1970.134
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



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

Item Notes - Only part of the text is sung here.

See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 2 (Campbell/Collinson) p. 84
'Òrain Luaidh Màiri Nighean Alasdair' (K. C. Craig) p. 76

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