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'S Mi ri Dìreadh san Dùbhghlaic

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Title - 'S Mi ri Dìreadh san Dùbhghlaic
Contributors - Anna MacDougall
Reporters - Dr John Lorne Campbell

Summary - The opening lines of this waulking song refer to a violent incident, though no detail is given. The composer says that if her relations knew of what had happened they would send a ship. Among those on board would be the tacksmen of Boreray and Vallay.




Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:58
Date Recorded - 1938.03
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - National Trust for Scotland

Track ID - 52513
Original Tape ID - CW0224
Original Track ID - CW0224
Audio Quality - Fair
Audio Format - Wire



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire

Item Notes - 10 lines sung.
See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 3 (J. L. Campbell & F. Collinson eds., 1981) p. 58
Other versions:
'Fr Allan MacDonald Manuscript' fol. 73
'Òrain Luaidh Màiri nighean Alasdair' (K. C. Craig) p. 72

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