Slayley Bridge Hornpipe

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X: 1 T:Slayley Bridge Hp,aka. GHW.061 T:Bristol Hp,aka. GHW.061 T:Blacksmith's Hp,aka. GHW.061 T:Hand Organ Hp,aka. GHW.061 T:Clover Blossom Hp,aka. GHW.061 T:Smith's Hp,aka. GHW.061 T:Whitehaven Hp,aka. GHW.061 M:2/4 L:1/8 Q:1/2=90 B:George H.Watson,MS,Swanton Abbott,Norfolk,c1890 R:.Hornpipe O: A:England; Norfolk N:First note of first basr transcribed as a - crossbar on note missing on N:M Z:vmp.Taz Tarry F: \ K:A ((3efg)|(ae)(ce) (Ac)(ea)|(fd)BG A2 (Bc)|\ (de).f.e (dc).B.A|G2 E2E2 ((3efg)| (ae).c.e (Ac).e.a|(fd).B.G A2 (Bc)|(df).e.d (cB).A.G|A2A2A2:| |:(ed)|ceAe ceAe|dfBf dfBf|ceAe ceAe|GBEB GBEB| ceAe ceAe|dfBf dfBf|(ea).g.f (ed)cB|A2A2A2:|

SLAYLEY BRIDGE HORNPIPE. AKA and see "Blacksmith's Hornpipe (2) (The)," "Bristol Hornpipe (The)," "Clover Blossom (The)," "Hand Organ Hornpipe," "Pretty Kate Reel," "Smith's Hornpipe," "Whitehaven Hornpipe." English, Hornpipe. England, Yorkshire. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. This hornpipe melody has been popular under a variety of titles. It appears as "Slayley Bridge Hornpipe" in the music manuscript collections of musicians George H. Watson (Swanton Abbott, Norfolk, c. 1890) and Lawrence Leadley (Helperby, Yorkshire, c. 1847).

Additional notes
Source for notated version : - an MS collection by fiddler Lawrence Leadley, 1827-1897 (Helperby, Yorkshire) [Merryweather & Seattle].

Printed sources : - Merryweather & Seattle (The Fiddler of Helperby), 1994; No. 36, p. 37.

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