Steve Gardham English Folk Music Collection

Untitled song: first line "Adored [?] the place where he was born"

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  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0009337 (copy of C1009/10)

  • Subjects

    Parlour ballads

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Steve Gardham Collection

  • Recording locations

    The singer's home, Hill Crest, East Newton Road, Aldborough, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK

  • Recordist

    Gardham, Steve

  • Speakers

    Smith, Lesley, 1898- (male)

  • Description

    Item notes: Text: "Adored [?] the place where he was born, his heart was there neigh broken, when someone to him said, she's sleeping over yonder, my lad your mother's dead". Fragments, recited by Lesley Smith and then sung by John Hodson. Roud Folk Song

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