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ALTERNATE TITLE: "The Lassie Gathering Nuts"

TRACK DURATION: 0:02:22

  • LANGUAGE:
  • Scots

GENRE: Song

COLLECTION: SOSS

RECORDING LOCATION

  • County - Midlothian
  • Parish - Edinburgh
  • Village - Edinburgh

TRACK ID: 91303

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1961.121

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1961.121

AUDIO QUALITY: Fair

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: This song first appeared in Robert Burns' collection of bawdy songs 'The Merry Muses of Caledonia' (1799, pp. 109-110); it was later included by Ewan MacColl in his 'Folk Songs and Ballads of Scotland' (1965, p. 55), from where Jeannie Robertson acquired it, later passing it on to her daughter Lizzie Higgins.

PERMANENT LINK: http://tobarandualchais.co.uk/en/fullrecord/91303/1