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MANDERSTON HOUSE. Scottish, Strathspey. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. The melody was composed by Abraham MacIntosh. Manderston House, in the Borders region near Duns, Berwickshire, has been rebuilt into a stately Edwardian mansion that at the present time is privately owned by Lord and Lady Palmer, but open to the public. In MacIntosh's time it was a property of the Homes', built in 1790.
Source for notated version:
Glen (Collection of Scottish Dance Music, vol. 1), 1891; p. 33.
MacIntosh (Thirty New Strathspey Reels etc.), c. 1792.