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Title:

Lass of Peaty's Mill, The

Tune:`4A/4xF8EDxFG4A/``4.D8E4xF`A/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: ``4C/`A8GFAbB``4C/4.F8G4AC/
Additional Information:For notes on the song see Glen, J. Early Scottish Melodies, London, 1900, p. 65, no. 20, NLS shelfmark: Mus.Ref.4(NRR); Stuart edition of 1725 without words
Listen:MP3
Key signature:xFC
Time Signature:4/4
Length (no. of bars):16
Verses and lines:4 x 8 S
Bibliographic references: Bremner, R. 12 Scots Songs, p.16. [1760]
Bremner, R. 30 Scots Songs, p.6. [1757]
Buchan, N. 101 Scottish Songs p.34 1962
Butler, T. H. Sel. Coll. p.12 [c.1800]
Calliope, or English harmony, Vol. 1, p. 56, 1739   (See complete song)
Corri, D. Collection, Vol 1, p.11. [1783]
Dale, J. Collection, Vol. I, p.3 [1795]
Graham, G. F. Popular Songs of Scotland, p.106 1887
Johnson, J. Scots M.M. Vol.1, p.21, no.20 [1787]
Musical Miscellany, p.242 1786
Napier, W. Selection Vol.1, p.19 [1790]
Oswald, J. Collection of the Best? Songs, p.1. [1761]
Ritson, J. Scottish Songs, Vol I, p.18 1794
Sime, D. Edin. Musical Miscellany, Vol. I, p.96 1792
Smith, R. A. Scotish Minstrel, Vol.III, p.29 [1821]
Stewart, N. 30 Scots Songs, Vol I, p.16 [c.1780]
Stuart, A. Music for Ramsay's Scots Songs, p.80. [c.1725]
Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. Vol.III, p.17 [1802]
Thomson, G. Melodies of Scotland, Vol.III, p.117 [1839]
Thomson, W. Orph. Caledonius, p.1 [1733]
Thomson, W. Orpheus Caledonius, p.1. [1725]
Urbani, P. Selection, Vol.III, p.43 [1799]
Walsh, J. Coll. Of O.S.S. p. [27] [1732?]
Related names: Bremner, Robert, d. 1789.
Buchan, Norman .
Bulter, T. H.
Corri, D. (Domenico), 1746-1825.
Dale, Joseph, 1750-1821.
Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867.
Johnson, James, ca.1750-1811.
Napier, William, 1740?-1812.
Oswald, James, 1711-1769.
Ritson, Joseph, 1752-1803.
Sime, D. (David), d. 1807.
Smith, Robert Archibald, 1780-1829.
Stewart, N.
Stuart, Alexander.
Thomson, Mr. (George), 1757-1851.
Thomson, W.
Thomson, William
Urbani, P.
Walsh J.
Versions:

Song title: The Lass of Patties Mill
First words: The Lass of Patties Mill
References: Calliope, or English harmony, Vol. 1, p. 56, 1739 ;

Song title: The Lass of Peaty's Mill
First words: The Lass
References: Graham, G. F. Popular Songs of Scotland, p.106 1887 ;

Song title: The Lass of Peaty's Mill
First words: The Lass of Peaty's Mill
References: Buchan, N. 101 Scottish Songs p.34 1962 ; Smith, R. A. Scotish Minstrel, Vol.III, p.29 [1821] ; Stuart, A. Music for Ramsay's Scots Songs, p.80. [c.1725] ; Thomson, W. Orpheus Caledonius, p.1. [1725] ; Walsh, J. Coll. Of O.S.S. p. [27] [1732?] ; Thomson, W. Orph. Caledonius, p.1 [1733] ; Bremner, R. 30 Scots Songs, p.6. [1757] ; Bremner, R. 12 Scots Songs, p.16. [1760] ; Oswald, J. Collection of the Best? Songs, p.1. [1761] ; Corri, D. Collection, Vol 1, p.11. [1783] ; Stewart, N. 30 Scots Songs, Vol I, p.16 [c.1780] ; Musical Miscellany, p.242 1786 ; Napier, W. Selection Vol.1, p.19 [1790] ; Johnson, J. Scots M.M. Vol.1, p.21, no.20 [1787] ; Sime, D. Edin. Musical Miscellany, Vol. I, p.96 1792 ; Ritson, J. Scottish Songs, Vol I, p.18 1794 ; Dale, J. Collection, Vol. I, p.3 [1795] ;

Song title: The Lass of Peaty's Mill
First words: When Colin told his Tale
References: Urbani, P. Selection, Vol.III, p.43 [1799] ; Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. Vol.III, p.17 [1802] ;

Song title: The Lass of Peaty's Mill
First words: Where braving angry winters storms
References: Thomson, G. Melodies of Scotland, Vol.III, p.117 [1839] ;

Song title: The Rose
First words: Yes ev'ry flower that blows
References: Butler, T. H. Sel. Coll. p.12 [c.1800] ;

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