“Farewell to Greta”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1964
Keywords: outlaw Australia family sister farewell
Found in: Australia

Description

"Farewell, my home in Greta, my sister Kate farewell...." Ned Kelly, with a price on his head, plans an attack on his foes. His sister points out the number of his foes, and urges him instead to take to the woods with his gang

Historical references

References

  1. Fahey-Eureka, pp. 114-115, "Farewell to Greta" (1 text, 1 tune -- a composite version)
  2. Manifold-PASB, pp. 66-67, "Ned Kelly's Farewell to Greta" (1 text, 2 tunes)
  3. DT, NEDKELLY
  4. BI, FaE114