The Mill o Tifty's Annie

Title - The Mill o Tifty's Annie
Alternate Title - Andrew Lammie
Contributors - Gillian MacDonald
Reporters - Dr Margaret Bennett
Item Person - Lammie, Andrew; Smith, Agnes

Summary - This ballad tells of the love between Andrew Lammie and Annie of the Mill of Tifty. Lord Fyvie sends Andrew to Edinburgh, and Annie predicts she will die before he returns. Her parents strike her out of shame, and she is scorned by her sister; her brother is the most severe, breaking her back and killing her. When Andrew returns, he is grief-stricken and dies of sorrow.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:06:18
Date Recorded - 1985.10.12
Date of Content - 1673
Language - English
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 93613
Original Tape ID - SA1985.164
Original Track ID - SA1985.164
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Classification - C233; GD1018; R98;

Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Inverness and Bona
  Village - Inverness

Item Location:
  County - Aberdeenshire
  Parish - Fyvie
  Village - Mill o Tifty

Item Notes - Recorded at Inverness Folk Club 20th Anniversary Concert.

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