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Notes

Time signature omitted by HA/JS. 1st note, bars 7, 11 missing. Bar 10 The first two 'G's are clear, there may be two faint 'E's underneath

Time signature omitted by HA/JS. 1st note, bars 7, 11 missing. Bar The first two 'G's are clear, there may be two faint 'E's underneath.. C.G.P. says try it in Fmaj, which flattens the top B

Source

Henry Atkinson 1694/5 transcribed John Stokoe 1883

Henry Atkinson MS,Hartburn,Northumberland,1694/5 transcribed John Stokoe 1883

Henry Atkinson's original MS,Hartburn,N'umberland,1694.

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X:6324
T:Such a Wife as Willie had
O:england
M:4/4
L:1/4
S:Henry Atkinson 1694/5 transcribed John Stokoe 1883
N:Time signature omitted by HA/JS.  1st note, bars 7, 11 missing.  Bar 10
N:The first two 'G's are clear, there  may be two faint 'E's underneath
K:A minor
Adde|f2ed|f2ed|e2c2|Add2|f2ed|e f/2g/2 a/2g/2f/2e/2|d2A2||aab/2a/2g/2^f/
2|gga/2g/2f/2e/2|ffg/2f/2e/2d/2|e2c2|aab/2a/2g/2f/2|gga/2g/2f/2e/2|ef/2g
/2 a/2g/2f/2e/2|d2A2||

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