Skewball (aka Skewbald)

~ Song

Annotation

Skewball was a British racehorse that gave his name to a folk song.
There are two main versions of the ballad: this one is the English version, the American one is usually titled Stewball

Annotation last modified on 2012-02-29 18:04 UTC.

Relationships

composer: [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
lyricist: [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
part of: Roud Folk Song Index (number: 456)
Wikidata: Q7534812 [info]
later translated versions: Stewball

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
2015-04 The Skewbald live Hayward and Parsons 1:50
Skewball Steeleye Span 3:31
Skewball Steeleye Span ?:??