Peter Kennedy Collection

Peter Pratt, Toab, Orkney 1955. Tape 2

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    Unknown

  • Shelf mark

    C604/1089

  • Recording date

    1955-07-14

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Kennedy Collection

  • Recording locations

    Toab, Orkney, Scotland

  • Performers

    Pratt, Peter (singer, male / spoken, male)

  • Recordist

    Kennedy, Peter

  • Description

    [*Peter Kennedy's notes transcribed verbatim from the original tape box*] .- [2'00"] Sir James the Rose (Child #213).- [0'50"] Blind Warriors Little Boy.- [1'50"] Jolly Ploughmen (Painful Plough).- [0'40"] Two Soldiers (as Findlaters).- [0'30"] "William and Mary" sat by the seaside (first verse only). Not R.

  • Related images

    1. Peter Pratt with whistle, Toab, Orkney, 1955
    2. Peter Pratt with whistle, Toab, Orkney, 1955
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Peter Pratt sings a number of songs, interspersed with a little talk.

Posted by Andrew Pace, British Library on 07/03/2013 23:37:00