The Maid Freed From the Gallows (traditional song - not the Led Zep arrangement)

~ Song

Relationships

composer: [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
lyricist: [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
part of: Child Ballads (number: 95)
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 144)
Wikidata: Q7749620 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Maid Freed from the Gallows [info]
other databases: https://www.mainlynorfolk.info/lloyd/songs/thepricklybush.html [info]
later versions: Gallows Pole (Led Zeppelin's arrangement of "The Maid Freed From the Gallows")
The Gallis Pole

Recordings

Date Title Artist Length
performance
1948-10 Gallis Pole Lead Belly 2:48
Gallows Pole Neil Young & Crazy Horse 4:15
Hangman Jean Ritchie 2:02
Prickle Eye Bush Spiers & Boden 4:37
Prickle-eye Bush Bellowhead 5:08