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Cumha Iain Ghairbh

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Title - Cumha Iain Ghairbh
Contributors - Nan MacKinnon
Reporters - James Ross
Item Person - Iain Garbh 'ic Ghille Chaluim

Summary - A sister's lament for her brother, Iain Garbh, who was drowned on a Friday.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:04:15
Date Recorded - 1956.07.19
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 27164
Original Tape ID - SA1956.061
Original Track ID - SA1956.61.3
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R


Item Notes - 24 single-line verses. Iain Garbh's sister is reputed to have composed a song for him every Friday for a year after his death.

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