The Land Girl
Date 1953
Track ID 10756
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1953.203.A4

Original Tape ID

SA1953.203

Summary

An old man, Jimmy Tamson, went daft about a beautiful, long-legged land girl from the town, but would have gone mad if he had found out about her lovers.

Item Notes

Own composition. Land girls were members of the Women's Land Army, who worked on the land to replace men called up during the First and Second World Wars.

Recording Location

County - Peeblesshire

Parish - Broughton, Glenholm and Kilbucho

Village - Broughton

Language

Scots

Genre

Verse

Collection

SoSS