“Rolling Down to Old Maui (Mohee)”


The sailors, having spent many months in Kamchatka and the Bering Sea, are happy to flee the northern gales and return to temperate climes in Maui/Mohee. The look forward to seeing the girls


  1. Huntington-Whalemen, pp. 27-28, "Rolling Down to Old Mohee" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Colcord, pp. 197-198, "Rolling Down to Old Maui" (1 text, 1 tune)
  3. Harlow, pp. 228-230, "Rolling Down to Old Maui" (1 text, 1 tune)
  4. DT, MAUI1* MAUI2* MOHEE3*
  5. Roud #2005
  6. BI, SWMS027


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1858 (Journal from the Atkins Adams)
Keywords: whaler return sailor sea
Found in: US