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Jamie Raeburn

Title - Jamie Raeburn
Contributors - Jeannie Robertson
Reporters - Hamish Henderson
Item Person - Raeburn, Jamie

Summary - Jeannie Robertson sings the opening of the song 'Jamie Raeburn', in which the titular character laments leaving Scotland after being sentenced to transportation [for an unspecified crime].

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:04
Date Recorded - 1959.09
Language - Scots
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 59447
Original Tape ID - SA1959.108
Original Track ID - SA1959.108.B7
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Classification - GD1535; R600;


Recording Location:
  County - Kincardineshire
  Parish - Fetteresso
  Village - Stonehaven


Item Location:
  County - Lanarkshire
  Parish - Glasgow
  Village - Glasgow

Item Notes - 1 verse of 4 lines.
See:
Greig-Duncan vol. 8, pp. 52-63, no. 1535
'Flying Cloud' (M. C. Dean, 1922) pp. 90-91
'101 Scottish Songs' (N. Buchan, 1962) p. 40
'Come Gie's a Sang' (S. Douglas, 1995) pp. 58-59
Bodleian Library Broadside Ballads, 2806 c.14(19)
'Bothy Songs & Ballads' (J. Ord, 1930) pp. 357-358
'Singing Island' (E. MacColl & P. Seeger, 1960) p. 80
'The Sang's the Thing' (S. Douglas, 1992) pp. 163-164
'Flower of Dunaff Hill' (J. McBride, 1988) pp. 100-101
'Herd Laddie o the Glen' (A. McMorland, 2006) pp. 47-48
'Vagabond Songs & Ballads' vol. 2 (R. Ford, 1901) pp. 55-56
'Sam Henry's Songs of the People' (G. Huntington, 1990) p. 124
Murray Collection (Broadsides), Glasgow University Library, mu23-y1:106
'Travellers' Songs from England and Scotland' (E. MacColl & P. Seeger, 1977) pp. 288-290
National Library of Scotland, Broadside Ballad collection, RB.m.143(121) (Poets' Box, Dundee, 1880-1900) & L.C.1270(013) (1840-1850)


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