“Maguire's Brae”


"Have you ever stood on the Carn street.. And viewed those hills with their limpid rills..." The singer has traveled widely, but never seen a place so fair. "Though here today in the U. S.A. I toil on a foreign strand," he wishes he were still at home

Cross references


  1. SHenry H747, pp. 214-215, "Maguire's Brae" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, HHH747


Author: Words: James O'Kane
Earliest date: 1938 (Sam Henry collection)
Found in: Ireland