“Boyndlie's Braes”


"Boyndlie's banks and braes are steep And decked wi' flo'ers o mony a hue...." "There does dwell my bonnie Nell... And I cam' ower frae Aberdour To lat her taste my fruits sae rare." He is young and poor, but they expect to keep company in the future


  1. Ord, p. 88, "Boyndlie's Braes" (1 text)
  2. Roud #5585
  3. BI, Ord088


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1930 (Ord)
Keywords: love courting
Found in: Britain(Scotland)