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Innsidh mi Mar Chuala mi Sgeul th'air Aithris mu'n Uaireadair

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Title - Innsidh mi Mar Chuala mi Sgeul th'air Aithris mu'n Uaireadair
Alternate Title - Òran an Uaireadair
Contributors - John MacDonald
Reporters - Calum Iain Maclean
Item Person - Hunter, William

Summary - A mock eulogy - a song about a certain fellow who was boasting of his watch. The contributor tells the story behind the song before singing it. He made it for William Hunter of Fort William to give to a hospital companion, who had a watch in which he set great store.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:55
Date Recorded - 1952.05.25
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song, Story
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 22886
Original Tape ID - SA1952.123.126
Original Track ID - SA1952.124.3
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R


Item Notes - Text transcribed in School of Scottish Studies. Composed by singer.
The last verse is the same as the first. The tune is uncertain but resembles 'An d'fhairich sibh idir no 'n cuala sibh'.

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