Steve Gardham English Folk Music Collection

Wild rover

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:01:55

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0009338 (copy of C1009/10)

  • Recording date

    1972-09-05

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Steve Gardham Collection

  • Recording locations

    The Three Tuns (public house), West Lutton, near Malton, North Yorkshire, England, UK

  • Performers

    Baron, Jim, 1898- (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Gardham, Steve

  • Description

    Item notes: Fragment. Roud Folk Song Index No. 1173. Performer notes: Traditional singer and Great War veteran (Durham Light Infantry), of Chapel Row, West Lutton, near Maldon, North Yorkshire. Worked as a woodsman on the Hotham Estate, Sledmere. Nick-name "Bumblebee". Recording notes: Recording one generation from original

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