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The Gargrie Weddin

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Title - The Gargrie Weddin
Contributors - Mona Stewart
Reporters - Hamish Henderson; Arthur Argo

Summary - This song describes the behaviour of guests at a Gargrie wedding, including flirting and fighting. There are also unflattering descriptions.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:28
Date Recorded - 1967
Language - English, Scots
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 99274
Original Tape ID - SA1967.146
Original Track ID - SA1967.146.A10
Audio Quality - Poor
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Perthshire
  Parish - Blairgowrie
  Village - Blairgowrie


Item Location:
  County - Wigtownshire
  Parish - Mochrum
  Village - Gargrie

Item Notes - Recorded at Blairgowrie Folk Festival, 1967. Sung to the tune of 'The Tinkler's Waddin' (Roud Folk Song Index no. 5408) by William Watt (1792-1859).

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