Steve Gardham English Folk Music Collection

There was an old sow

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:00:17

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0009338 (copy of C1009/10)

  • Subjects

    popular

  • Recording date

    1972-11-11

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Steve Gardham Collection

  • Recording locations

    Mrs Bird's home, Headlands Drive, Aldborough, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK

  • Performers

    Bird, Mrs, (singer, female)

  • Recordist

    Gardham, Steve

  • Description

    Item notes: One line fragment. A song that she used to sing to her children. Roud Folk Song Index No.1737. Performer notes: Wife of Freddy Bird. Recording notes: Recording one generation from original

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There was an old sow

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