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Song beginning 'Chuir si mo chri air a phlosgail' and accompanying story, 1883

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/171

Scope and Contents

Song probably collected from Donald MacColl, foxhunter, Glencreran, Earra GhĂ idheal/Argyllshire, beginning 'Chuir si mo chri air a phlosgail' and accompanying story, which describes how the daughter of Glencoe ran away with her father's piper Henderson to America. It also notes that 'She never did did (sic) good - always going round the shore to look out for her lover coming'.

Dates

  • 1883

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 1 notebook ; 17.5 x 10.8 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 48v, line 3 to folio 48v, line 14

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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