“Cloughwater/The Shamrock Shore”


The singer recalls coming to Philadelphia in May (18)56. He was received by friends, and is "happy and contented," but thinks often of Ireland. He remembers home, friends, family. He hopes to earn enough money to return to Erin

Cross references


  1. SHenry H610, p. 208-209, "Cloughwater/The Shamrock Shore" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, HHH610


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1935 (Sam Henry collection)
Found in: Ireland