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Angus MacKay Manuscript - Kintarbert

This manuscript was compiled by Angus MacKay in about 1840.



This scan was made by Roderick Cannon and Ross Anderson on Jan 19 2008 from a National Library of Scotland microfilm of the manuscript. The National Library of Scotland states that `These manuscripts are available for non-commercial playing and study uses only, including downloading and printing. Written permission for any other uses (including reproduction, publication, adaptation, manipulation of images, rental and leasing) must be obtained form the Manuscripts Collections Division of the National Library of Scotland.'

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Front cover and inside flyleaf  Get Document: Front cover and inside flyleaf
Index and Key  Get Document: Index and Key
Back Cover  Get Document: Back Cover
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Welcome Johnny Back Again 1 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Welcome Johnny Back Again 1
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Battle of Glenshiel 2 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Battle of Glenshiel 2
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for the Little Supper 3 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for the Little Supper 3
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Red Ribbon 4 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Red Ribbon 4
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript I am proud to play a pipe 5 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript I am proud to play a pipe 5
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Frisky Lover 6 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Frisky Lover 6
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Old Woman's Lullaby 7 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Old Woman's Lullaby 7
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Hector Roy MacLean's Lament (Lament for Red Hector of the Battles) 8 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Hector Roy MacLean's Lament (Lament for Red Hector of the Battles) 8
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Inverness/The MacDuffs' Gathering) 9 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Inverness/The MacDuffs' Gathering) 9
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Cluny MacPherson's Salute) 10 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Cluny MacPherson's Salute) 10
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Ewen of the Battles 11 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Ewen of the Battles 11
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Laird of Borlum's Salute (MacIntosh of Borlum's Salute) 12 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Laird of Borlum's Salute (MacIntosh of Borlum's Salute) 12
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Sutherlands' Gathering 13 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Sutherlands' Gathering 13
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Mrs Smith's Salute 14 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Mrs Smith's Salute 14
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Desperate Battle 15 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Desperate Battle 15
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Sir James MacDonald of the Isles' Lament (Vallay) 16 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Sir James MacDonald of the Isles' Lament (Vallay) 16
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for the Dead 17 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for the Dead 17
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Laird of Contullich's Lament 18 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Laird of Contullich's Lament 18
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Dispraise of Macleod 19 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Dispraise of Macleod 19
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Sir James Macdonald of the Isles' Lament (C. MacArthur) 20 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Sir James Macdonald of the Isles' Lament (C. MacArthur) 20
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Alexander MacDonell of Glengarry's Lament 21 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Alexander MacDonell of Glengarry's Lament 21
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Frenzy of the Meeting (Brian O'Duff's Lament) 22CC V2 Tune 40 Brian O' Duff's Lament ...Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Frenzy of the Meeting (Brian O'Duff's Lament) 22
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Gathering of the Clans Blar Vuster 23 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Gathering of the Clans Blar Vuster 23
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Donald of Laggan's Lament 24 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Donald of Laggan's Lament 24
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Fair Honey 25 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Fair Honey 25
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The MacDonalds are Simple 26 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The MacDonalds are Simple 26
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Frazers' Salute (Castle Menzies) 27 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Frazers' Salute (Castle Menzies) 27
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lord Breadalbane's Lament 28 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lord Breadalbane's Lament 28
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The Desperate Battle Cuillin) 29 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The Desperate Battle Cuillin) 29
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript From a MSS written in Bengall by Mr John MacDonald about the year 1730 (March for a Beginner) 30 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript From a MSS written in Bengall by Mr John MacDonald about the year 1730 (March for a Beginner) 30
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript You're welcome, Ewen 32 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript You're welcome, Ewen 32
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lady Anapool's Lament 33 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lady Anapool's Lament 33
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript You're Drunk you'd better sleep 34 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript You're Drunk you'd better sleep 34
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Macarthur MS No.3) 35 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Macarthur MS No.3) 35
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Beinn a' Ghriain 36 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Beinn a' Ghriain 36
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Queen Anne's Lament 37 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Queen Anne's Lament 37
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for Captain Donald MacKenzie 38 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for Captain Donald MacKenzie 38
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Men went to Drink 39 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Men went to Drink 39
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript A flame of wrath for Patrick Caogach 40 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript A flame of wrath for Patrick Caogach 40
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (MacKay's Short Tune) 41 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (MacKay's Short Tune) 41
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Old Sword's Lament 42 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Old Sword's Lament 42
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for the Great Supper 43 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for the Great Supper 43
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript MacKenzie of Gairloch's Salute 44 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript MacKenzie of Gairloch's Salute 44
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Lachlan MacNeill Campbell of Kintarbert's Fancy) 45 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Lachlan MacNeill Campbell of Kintarbert's Fancy) 45
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript C*** air cloich (McDougall) 46 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript C*** air cloich (McDougall) 46
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Brother's Lament - no 15 in HSS MS 48 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Brother's Lament - no 15 in HSS MS 48
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The MacKays' Short Tune) 48 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The MacKays' Short Tune) 48
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Battle of Balladruishaig 49 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Battle of Balladruishaig 49
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lord Kintail's Lament (Colin Roy MacKenzie's Lament) 50 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lord Kintail's Lament (Colin Roy MacKenzie's Lament) 50
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Highland Society of London's Salute 51 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Highland Society of London's Salute 51
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript King James the 6th's Lament (Salute) 52 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript King James the 6th's Lament (Salute) 52
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Company's Lament 53 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Company's Lament 53
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lord MacDonald's Lament 54 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript  Lord MacDonald's Lament 54
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Farewell to the Laird of Islay 55 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Farewell to the Laird of Islay 55
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Bard's Lament (Lament for the Writer) 56 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Bard's Lament (Lament for the Writer) 56
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Groat 57 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Groat 57
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Battle of the Bridge of Perth 58 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Battle of the Bridge of Perth 58
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Battle of Athole 59 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Battle of Athole 59
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Waking of the Bridegroom 60 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Waking of the Bridegroom 60
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Chisholm of Strathglass's Salute) 61 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Chisholm of Strathglass's Salute) 61
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The Gathering of Clan Chattan) 62 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The Gathering of Clan Chattan) 62
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Laird of Anapool's Lament 63 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Laird of Anapool's Lament 63
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Pride of Barra 64 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Pride of Barra 64
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript MacLaine of Lochbuie's Lament 65 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript MacLaine of Lochbuie's Lament 65
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The King's Taxes 66 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The King's Taxes 66
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The Boat Tune) 67 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The Boat Tune) 67
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Ceol Mor Nameless No. 10)  Get Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Ceol Mor Nameless No. 10)
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript MacDonald's (or Duntroon's) Salute 69 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript MacDonald's (or Duntroon's) Salute 69
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Cluny MacPherson's Salute) 70 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Cluny MacPherson's Salute) 70
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Mrs Macleod of Tallisker's Salute 71 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Mrs Macleod of Tallisker's Salute 71
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Abercairney's Lament 72 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Abercairney's Lament 72
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Ceol Mor Nameless No. 14) Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Ceol Mor Nameless No. 14)
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Grain in Hides and Corn in Sacks 74 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Grain in Hides and Corn in Sacks 74
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Daughter's Lament 76 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Daughter's Lament 76
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Captain Wemyss Sutherland's Lament 77 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Captain Wemyss Sutherland's Lament 77
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Gunn's Salute 78 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Gunn's Salute 78
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Hio tro tro) 79 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Hio tro tro) 79
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Beloved Scotland 80 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Beloved Scotland 80
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for the Castle of Dunyveg 81 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Lament for the Castle of Dunyveg 81
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (A Lament) 82 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (A Lament) 82
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Park Piobaireachd (No. 1) 83 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Park Piobaireachd (No. 1) 83
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The MacDougalls' Gathering) 84 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (The MacDougalls' Gathering) 84
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Macintyre's Salute 85 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript  Macintyre's Salute 85
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Earl of Antrim's Lament 86 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Earl of Antrim's Lament 86
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Hiharin odin hiharin dro) 87 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript Nameless (Hiharin odin hiharin dro) 87
Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Bicker 88 Listen to TuneGet Document: Kintarbert (Angus MacKay) Manuscript The Bicker 88