Steve Gardham English Folk Music Collection

Here we come a Wassailing

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    1CDR0009333 (copy of C1009/8)

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Steve Gardham Collection

  • Recording locations

    The interviewee's cottage at Kilnwick, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK

  • Performers

    Ellin, Clare (singer, speaker, female)

  • Recordist

    Eldon, Jim

  • Description

    Item notes: Preceeded by conversation. Clare Ellin talks about the wassailers and vassel-cuppers [?] and recites some of their verses. Roud Folk Song Index No. 209. Recording notes: Recording one generation from original. Recorded in two sections

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