Mudcat Café message #25375 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #4640   Message #25375
Posted By: Bruce O.
07-Apr-98 - 03:04 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Montrose (Steeleye Span)
Subject: RE: Montrose Lyrics
My memory failed me above. James Graham, Marquess of Montrose, was hung on May 21, 1650, only 40 years before the battle at Cromdale. Maybe we could call the song "Montrose's Ghost"?