“Ballymonan Brae”


The singer bids farewell to Ballymonan, land of green leaves and pretty girls. He recalls the pleasant nights there. He gives his name as John by counting through the alphabet. He bids success to Ballymonan


  1. SHenry H643, p. 159, "Ballymonan Brae" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #13456
  3. BI, HHH643


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1936 (Sam Henry collection)
Found in: Ireland