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X:1 T:Gorden of Lesmore T:La Finate M:2/4 L:1/8 B:John Moore music manuscript (Shropshire c. 1837-40, Book 2, p. 80) B: Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:A A2 E>A|c>A e>c|a>c e>c|B/B/B B2|A2 E>A|c>A e>c|d>B e>c|A/A/A A2:| a2 e>c|a>c e>c|a>c e>c|B/B/B B2|a2 e>c|A>e c>a|e>c B>c|A/A/A A2|| A/B/c c>c|B/c/d d>d|c/d/e e>e|G/B/B B>B|A/B/c c>c|B/c/d d>d|c>a e>c|A/A/A A2|| (f/g/)a a>a|(g/f/)e e>e|(c/d/f) f>f|(e/d/)c c>c|(B/c/)d d>d|c>a e>c|B>A B>c|A/A/A A2:|

GORDON OF LESMORE. AKA and see "Finste (La)." English, England, Shropshire. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABCDD. The Gordons of Lesmore were a branch of the Gordon Clan from Aberdeen, established by Sir James Gordon, 1st Baronet (d. 1640).

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - a c. 1837-1840 MS by Shropshire musician John Moore [Ashman].

Printed sources : - Ashman (The Ironbridge Hornpipe), 1991; No. 80, p. 32.

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