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Dunlay and Greenberg state the tune is similar to "Tibby Fowler o' the Glen" (Gow's version) and McGlashan's (1780) "The Fouller's Rant."
Source for notated version: Fiddler Jerry Holland learned this tune from David MacIssac, whose father played it [Dunlay & Greenberg, Dunlay & Reich].
Print versions: Dunlay & Greenberg (Traditional Celtic Violin Music of Cape Breton), 1996; pg. 35. Dunlay and Reich (Traditional Celtic Fiddle Music of Cape Breton), 1986; pg. 33.
Recordings: Boot (BOS) 7231, Jerry Holland- "Master Cape Breton Fiddler" (1982). Green Linnet GLCD 1156, Jerry Holland - "The Fiddlesticks Collection."