Poitin Still jig

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One setting

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X: 1
T: Poitin Still
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
A|: GBG A2 f | fdB cAF | GBG A2 f | edc B2 e |
fag afa |bag fed | faf efe | fdB AFD :|
|: BGB GBd | fdB AFA |BGB Acf | edc B2 f |
fag afa | bag fed | faf efe | gfe d3:|

One comment

I’ve not much information on this Jig, except that the manuscript is dated July, 1733.
The manuscript itself is in a very sorry state, and I’m not sure if I have copied the notation correctly. The information that there is is in Irish, but I am unable to decipher it. The manuscript itself must have been stored in a very damp place at some time, as it is covered with mould, and some of the ink in the notation and information has run.
I hope of you can make some sense of the notes that I have put down, because I am not sure if they are in the right places.
Your feedback would be greatly appreciated. Thanks…