Keith Summers English Folk Music Collection

Old County Down [Wings of a swallow]

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  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0010645 (copy of C1002/78)

  • Subjects

    English folk songs and music (Suffolk)

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Keith Summers Collection

  • Recording locations

    Little Glenham, Suffolk, England, UK

  • Performers

    Knights, Jimmy, 'Holy Jim', 1880 - (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Summers, Keith

  • Description

    Item notes: First line: Sure if I had the wings of a swallow. Roud Folk Song Index No. 13214. Performer notes: From Debach, Suffolk. age 94. Recording notes: Recording level fluctuates

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