Mo Robairneach Gaolach

Title - Mo Robairneach Gaolach
Contributors - Joan MacKenzie
Reporters - Hamish Henderson; A. Folkarde

Summary - A woman's love song for her pirate lover, wishing he would return in a galley full of freebooters. He is not an old man, but a young, fit and handsome man, who is also a fine oarsman. At the end of the song she observes a galley returning around the promontory with her handsome, fair-haired beloved in command of it.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:03:03
Date Recorded - 1959
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 44666
Original Tape ID - SA1959.077
Original Track ID - SA1959.77.B1
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Recording Location:
  County - Midlothian
  Parish - Kirknewton
  Village - Linburn

Item Notes - 4 verses with refrain between each verse. Further text and variations exist in other sources.

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