“Fair Tyrone”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1927 (Sam Henry collection)
Keywords: home nonballad
Found in: Ireland

Description

The singer's thoughts turn back to Tyrone. He describes the various places in the area, and recalls the flowers' beauty and the birds' songs. His fondest memories are of Tyrone

References

  1. SHenry H189, pp. 173-174, "Fair Tyrone" (1 text with many variants, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #13533
  3. BI, HHH173