Week 50 – In Scarborough Fair Town

Blue plaque on the wall of Sam Larner’s cottage in Bulmer Lane, Winterton (from the EATMT website)

Blue plaque on the wall of Sam Larner’s cottage in Bulmer Lane, Winterton (from the EATMT website)

You can’t go far wrong with a “drowned lover” song, and this is a particularly fine example. From the great Sam Larner of Winterton in Norfolk. There are slightly different recorded versions on The Voice of the People Volume 2 and Now is the Time for Fishing (also on Topic).

In Scarborough Fair Town

One Comment to “Week 50 – In Scarborough Fair Town”

  1. A very pleasant little song.

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