“The Auld Quarry Knowe”


"Oh, weel I mind the joys we had, In youth's bright sunny days... But better far I mind the time... When daffin' wi' my Jessie On the auld quarry knowe." Now old, both he and his wife are past their prime, but still he recalls the happy days


  1. Ford-Vagabond, pp. 141-142, "The Auld Quarry Knowe" (1 text)
  2. Roud #6147
  3. BI, FCS141


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1904 (Ford)
Found in: Britain(Scotland)