“Kate Murray”


The singer is in love with Kate Murray, "a warm lively girl with the love in her eye." He describes her as beautiful with a heart "as pure as the heart of a saint; Oh, you'll not find a colyeen so lovely as she From Ballinacargy to Donaghadee"


Ballinacargy is in County Westmeath, Leinster. Donaghadee is in County Down, Ulster. - BS.


  1. Hayward-Ulster, p. 79, "Kate Murray" (1 text)
  2. Roud #6539
  3. BI, HayU079


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1925 (Hayward-Ulster)
Keywords: love beauty nonballad
Found in: Ireland