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Laoidh Fhraoich

Title - Laoidh Fhraoich
Contributors - Rev. William Matheson
Reporters - James Ross
Item Person - Maebhl Fraoch

Summary - This ballad tells how Maeve asked Fraoch to bring her a branch full of berries from a rowan tree. When he tried to do so, he was attacked by a monster and died as a result.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:01:55
Date Recorded - 1954.05
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 17302
Original Tape ID - SA1954.053
Original Track ID - SA1954.53.A1
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R



Recording Location:
  County - Midlothian
  Parish - Edinburgh
  Village - Edinburgh

Item Notes - 10 quatrains sung.
See:
'Tocher' 35 (The School of Scottish Studies) p. 292

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/17302/1




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