REC 287 Fairest isle by John Fox singers

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BBC Records and Tapes2 label

BBC Records and Tapes2 label

Release details

Catalogue numberREC 287
TitleFairest isle
Artist(s)John Fox singers
Cover conditionGood
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label codeD
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byPye Records (Sales) Ltd
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typePrimary
Media genreRadio
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Run-off codes / Shop bar codesREC 287 A-1 J 1
REC 287 B-1 G 2
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1The last rose of summer
A2Scarborough Fair
A3Here's to the maiden of bashful fifteen
A4David of the white rock
A5It was a lover and his lass
A6Golden slumbers
B1Bonny Mary of Argyle
B2Fairest isle
B3John Peel
B5Billy boy
B6The three ravens
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Extra notes on cover, middle (gatefold sleeve) and any inserts


Flute - Roy Willox
Harp - Thelma Owen
Keyboards - Gordon Langford, Harold Lester

Arranged by

John Fox

Produced by

Chris Morgan
Mike Harding

Other versions

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ZCM 287Fairest isle

Further information

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