The Battle of Harlaw

No: 163; variant: 163B

  1. AS I cam thro the Garrioch land, And in by Over Ha, There was sixty thousan Highland men Marching to Harlaw.
  2. The Highland men, with their broad sword, Pushd on wi might and power, Till they bore back the red-coat lads Three furlongs long, and more.
  3. Lord Forbe:s calld his men aside, Says, Take your breath awhile, Until I send my servant now To bring my coat o mail.