Reg Hall English, Irish & Scottish Folk Music & Customs Collection

Billy To Bob

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  • Shelf mark

    2CDR0007002 (copy of C903/6)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (County Durham)

  • Recording date

    ca. 1960 to 1965

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Reg Hall Archive

  • Recording locations

    Birtley, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, England, UK

  • Performers

    Elliott, Jack, 1907-1966 (singer, male)

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  • Description

    Performance note: a version of "Hunting the Wren" with chorus. Roud Folk Song Index No. 236. Recording note: tape copy recorded through one channel, this has been corrected for playback. Performer's note: Jack Elliott is of Birtley, a miner, singer and musician.

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