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Lord Lovat



ITEM PERSON: Lovat, Lord

TRACK DURATION: 0:05:45

  • LANGUAGE:
  • Scots

GENRE: Song, Information

COLLECTION: SOSS

RECORDING LOCATION

  • County - Aberdeenshire
  • Parish - Aberdeen
  • Village - Aberdeen

TRACK ID: 25369

ORIGINAL TAPE ID: SA1953.247

ORIGINAL TRACK ID: SA1953.247.B1

AUDIO QUALITY: Fair

SOURCE TYPE: Reel to Reel tape

ITEM NOTE: Six verses; last line of each verse is repeated. In other versions of this ballad, Nancy pleads with her lover not to leave; he sometimes dies at the end of the song out of grief.

See:
Greig-Duncan vol. 6, no. 1232
'Jeannie Robertson: Emergent Singer, Transformative Voice' (J. Porter & H. Gower, 1995) pp. 255-257

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