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ALTERNATE TITLE: "Siuthadaibh, Siuthadaibh, a Mhnathan"

TRACK DURATION: 0:03:54

  • LANGUAGE:
  • Gaelic

GENRE: Song

COLLECTION: Urras Nàiseanta na h-Alba

RECORDING LOCATION

  • County - Inverness-shire
  • Parish - South Uist
  • Island - South Uist
  • Village - Iochdar

TRACK ID: 26531

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: CW0110A

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: CW0110A.503

AUDIO QUALITY: Good

SOURCE TYPE: Wire

ITEM NOTE: 24 lines sung plus choruses. Singers ascribe this song to Màiri nighean Alasdair Ruaidh.

See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 1, no. XVII

Other versions:
'105 Songs of Occupation from the Western Isles of Scotland' (Frances Tolmie) no. 58 (tune, 14 lines of text and translation)
'Òrain Màiri Nighean Alasdair Ruaidh' (K. C. Craig) p. 37
Father Allan MacDonald manuscript, folios 15 & 65
Donald MacLachlan's manuscript, p. 5 (24 lines)

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