“Epsom Races”


A fine young man dresses and rides off to the Epsom Races. There he gambles away (ten thousand pounds). After a bad harvest, the landlord confiscates his property and his family mourns when he is confined to debtor's prison


  1. Kennedy 318, "Epsom Races" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Copper-SoBreeze, pp. 208-209, "Epsom Races" (1 text, 1 tune)
  3. Roud #383
  4. BI, K318


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1906
Found in: Britain(England(South,North))