“The Maid Gaed to the Mill”
Earliest date: 1961 (SCMacCollSeeger01)
Found in: Britain(Scotland)
"The maid's gaed to the mill by night, sae wanton... That she should hae her corn ground, mill and multure free." The miller's man obliges her. When she has a child "Her mother baid her cast it oot." "Her faither baid her keep it in," and she does.
- Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger, "The Maid Gaed to the Mill" (on SCMacCollSeeger01)
- DT, MAIDMILL*
- Roud #2575
- BI, RcTMGTTM