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Griogal Cridhe

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Title - Griogal Cridhe
Contributors - Kitty MacLeod
Reporters - Hamish Henderson

Summary - A man named Griogar was beheaded and he is praised by his widow as she sings this lullaby to their baby.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:05:25
Date Recorded - 1952
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song, Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 80821
Original Tape ID - SA1952.041
Original Track ID - SA1952.41.A4
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



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

Item Notes - See:
'Bàrdachd Ghàidhlig' (Prof. W. Watson ed., 1932) p. 244
'Songs of Gaelic Scotland' (Anne Lorne Gillies ed., 2005) p. 140
'The MacDonald Collection of Gaelic Poetry' (Revs. A. & A. MacDonald eds., 1911) p. 325
'One Hundred and Five Songs of Occupation from the Western Isles of Scotland' (F. Tolmie ed., 1911) song 41
'The Gesto Collection' (K. N. MacDonald ed., 1895) Appendix p. 25

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