The na Fèidh am Beinn Ùige

Title - The na Fèidh am Beinn Ùige
Contributors - Annie Arnott
Reporters - Hamish Henderson

Summary - This song is a lament for a hunter who has died on the Braes of Uig. The deer are there, the cows are there with their calves, but the hunter lies dead.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:25
Date Recorded - 1953
Language - English, Gaelic
Genre - Song, Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 26081
Original Tape ID - SA1953.238
Original Track ID - SA1953.238.A2
Audio Quality - Fair
Audio Format - R2R

Item Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Snizort
  Island - Skye
  Village - Uig

Item Notes - Three 4-line verses, each sung twice, followed by a single repeat of the first.

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