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Ballad - Roud Number: 8188

Title: The memorable battle fought at Killy Crankie by chief Clavers and his Highland men

First Line: Clavers and his Highland men

Tune: Killy Crankie


ESTC: N70837

Subjects:  Dundee, John Graham of Claverhouse, Viscount, 1649-1689

Themes:  Killiecrankie, battle of, 16891689


IconClass Codes:
45C13(SWORD)(+1): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword (+ during the battle)
45H3: Battle
45H4: Putting the enemy to flight
45C14(HALBERD)(+1): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): halberd (+ during the battle)

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