I neglected to say that Vaughan-Williams took down setting x:1. He wrote an accompaniment for piano and violin - which is how I first came to hear this tune (I’ve a cd with Robert Tear, tenor, singing the song, accompanied by Philip Ledger (piano) and Hugh Bean (violin). Very beautiful - and his other folk song arrangements are well worth a listen as long as you don’t mind "art song" settings for folk music.
Have learned how to do sustained notes on abc - so have done small edit.
Re: How Cold The Wind Doth Blow
A tune recorded in early 20th century, very beautiful - though the Irish version is x:2
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