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Iomaraibh Eutrom Hò Hò

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Title - Iomaraibh Eutrom Hò Hò
Contributors - Annie Arnott
Reporters - Hamish Henderson

Summary - The refrain suggests that this song was originally a rowing song, but it was used in Kilmuir as a waulking song. It begins "The dairymaid went to the beach/To do something others would not do/to gather shellfish at high tide".

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:34
Date Recorded - 1953.10
Language - English, Gaelic
Genre - Song, Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 26557
Original Tape ID - SA1953.235
Original Track ID - SA1953.235.A9
Audio Quality - Fair
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Midlothian
  Parish - Edinburgh
  Village - Edinburgh

Item Notes - 7 lines sung. There is a 3-line chorus at the beginning and after each line.
See:
'Tocher' 1 (The School of Scottish Studies) p. 5

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