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Title:

Here's a Health to them that's awa

Tune:``4xF8E/4D`8A8.B6A8xF/4.A``4xF8E/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: ``4C`8bB/4bA8bE8.F6E8C/4.bE``4C``8bB/
Listen:MP3
Key signature:xFC
Time Signature:6/8
Length (no. of bars):16
Verses and lines:2 x 4 S
Bibliographic references: Graham, G F. Popular Songs of Scotland, p.320 1887
Johnson, J. Scots MM, V, p.425, no 412 [1796]
Nairne, C. Lays from Strathearn, p.21 [c.1850]
Smith, R A. Scotish Minstrel, II, p.13 [1821]
Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. Set 3, p.75 [1799]
Urbani, P. Selection, IV, p.21 [1799]
Watlen, J. Collection of? Scots Songs, p.70 1793
Related names: Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867.
Johnson, James, ca.1750-1811.
Nairne, C
Smith, Robert Archibald, 1780-1829.
Thomson, Mr. (George), 1757-1851.
Urbani, P
Watlen, John.
Versions:

Song title: Here's a Health to them that's awa
First words: Here's a health to ane I lo'e dear
References: Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. Set 3, p.75 [1799] ;

Song title: Here's a Health to them that's awa
First words: Here's a health to them far awa
References: Urbani, P. Selection, IV, p.21 [1799] ;

Song title: Here's a Health to them that's awa
First words: Here's a health to them that's awa
References: Watlen, J. Collection of? Scots Songs, p.70 1793 ; Johnson, J. Scots MM, V, p.425, no 412 [1796] ; Smith, R A. Scotish Minstrel, II, p.13 [1821] ; Graham, G F. Popular Songs of Scotland, p.320 1887 ;

Song title: Here's a Health to them that's awa
First words: Here's to them that are gane
References: Nairne, C. Lays from Strathearn, p.21 [c.1850] ;

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