DESCRIPTION: "The heather bell blooms o'er the dead ... They mark the warrior's gory grave ... Where mouldering in the dust is laid The hero of the plume and plaid"
EARLIEST DATE: 1917 (GreigDuncan1)
KEYWORDS: battle death nonballad Jacobites
Apr 16, 1746 - Battle of Culloden Muir ends the 1745 Jacobite rebellion (see the NOTES to "The Muir of Culloden" for details)
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Aber))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
GreigDuncan1 129, "Culloden Field" (1 fragment, 1 tune)
cf. "The Muir of Culloden" (subject) and notes and references there
cf. "Culloden Moor" (tune)
NOTES: The current description is based on the GreigDuncan1 fragment. - BS
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