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GUEST,kenny Next to last line in Gallant Murray (7) RE: Next to last line in Gallant Murray 29 Sep 16

The alternative title for the song is "The Atholl Gathering", not the "Atholl Highlanders".
It's certainly been recorded by the "Battlefield Band" and I think Davey Steele when he was a member of "Ceolbeg". I'll hunt down the recordings and have a listen.
According to "Battlefield Band" sleeve notes, the song comes from James Hogg's "Jacobite Relics", so that would be a more reliable source than anything on the internet. The notes also say that "Hogg suggests that it was taken from an anonymous Jacobite poem written in 1745".

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