Miss Johnston of Hilton (2)
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MISS JOHNSTON OF HILTON . Scottish, Strathspey. D Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AAB. John Glen (1891) finds the earliest appearance of a tune by this name in Daniel Dow's c. 1775 collection (p. 14). The melody appears in Niel Gow’s 2nd Collection of 1778 attributed to Gow himself.
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Gow (Second Collection of Niel Gow’s Reels), 1788, 3rd edition; p. 5. Stewart-Robertson (The Athole Collection), 1884; p. 71.