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Item Summary

Formatsong text
TitleThe Elfin Knight
ContributorJohn Ross
PlaceLone Vine Farm, Balintore, Scotland
Reference Code AFC 1972/001, MS p. 06903

Scope and Content Notes

Genre song - Child ballad
First lineO wid ye gie me a cambric shirt

3 stanzas
Type NumberChild 2, The Elfin Knight

Contextual Notes

Heard at a wedding, parish of Nig, west of Balintore.

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