The Highland Laddie jig

There are 7 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Highland Laddie has been added to 19 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Highland Laddie
R: jig
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
K: Dmaj
D| D>ED F>GF | A>BA {de}f2 d | dBF G>AB | A>GF FED |
D>ED A>BA | d>ed {fg}a2 f | fdA B>cd | A>BA F D2 ||
F2G Ad2 | f>ed eAA | FAf {f}e2d | c2d eAA |
F2 d {d}c2B | A2 {ef}g f2 e | f>ed B>cd | A>BA F D2 ||

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Source

"Clio & Euterpe or British Harmony" Printed & Sold by John Welcker - London - First Volume, page 51
set by Mr Arne (Thomas Augustine Arne 1710 – 1778)

Is this a member of the Blue Bonnets O’er The Border / Carraroe family?