Mudcat Café message #76894 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #10796   Message #76894
Posted By: Alan of Australia
09-May-99 - 01:00 AM
Thread Name: Country of origin of these songs please!
Subject: RE: Country of orgin of these songs please!
G'day,
Barbara Allen (Child #84) is referred to by Child as a Scottish Ballad. The House Carpenter (Child #243) also appears to be Scottish. There are English and Scottish version of both of course.

Cheers,
Alan