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'S e Nighean Mo Ghaoil an Nighean Donn Òg

Title - 'S e Nighean Mo Ghaoil an Nighean Donn Òg
Contributors - Roderick MacKinnon
Reporters - Dr John Lorne Campbell

Summary - In this song the bard says that his beloved is the young brown-haired girl. He gave her his love when he was just young. He doesn't want to let her go milking for fear of the other boys and the herdsmen. At the end of the song he says that Mary Nicolson is the fairest person.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:03:23
Date Recorded - 1938.03
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - National Trust for Scotland

Track ID - 40214
Original Tape ID - album_04_D02-A
Original Track ID - CDC.XIV
Audio Quality - Fair
Audio Format - Disc



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Barra
  Island - Barra
  Village - Castlebay

Item Notes - This song seems to be a variation of the original by Duncan Bàn MacIntyre, although the final line as sung here is from Duncan Bàn's song.

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/40214/1




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