CLACHAN, THE. Scottish, Strathspey. D Major. Standard tuning. AABB'. A clachan is a small village containing a church. Although the term can be used generically, there exists a small village called Clachan in Kintyre, Scotland, anciently the sear of Clan Alasdair.
Printed source: Kerr (Merry Melodies), vol. 4; No. 72, p. 10.
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