New Bridge of Crathie (The)

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NEW BRIDGE OF CRATHIE, THE. Scottish, Pipe Jig (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. An iron bridge spanning the River Dee was constructed in 1857 at Balmoral Castle/Crathie, by Ballater, Royal Deeside, in Aberdeenshire. The designer and engineer for the structure was Isambard Kingdom Brunel (for whom more information can be seen at "Great Eastern Reel (1)").

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: William Ross (Ross's Collection of Pipe Music), 1869; No. 118, p. 103.

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