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When I was Noo But Sweet Sixteen

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Title - When I was Noo But Sweet Sixteen
Alternate Title - Hishie Ba
Contributors - Ray Fisher
Reporters - Stephanie Smith Perrin

Summary - In this song, a young woman has been abandoned by her ploughman lover, and must care for their baby all alone. She regrets not having listened to her mother's advice to beware young men, and recalls with sadness how fine life was not so long ago when she was sixteen.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:59
Date Recorded - 1986.09.29
Language - Scots
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 85072
Original Tape ID - SA1986.143
Original Track ID - SA1986.143
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Classification - R3449; R5138;

Item Notes - Guitar accompaniment. A variant title is 'Hishie Ba' (Roud 3449).

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/85072/1




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