“The Barry Grenadiers”


"You can tell we're bright young fellows, We're the elegants from the south, You can tell we're educated By the expressions from our mouths." The team boasts of its success in contests and with the ladies, and claim they can free Ireland

Cross references

  • cf. "The Bowery Grenadiers" (tune)


  1. Meredith/Covell/Brown, pp. 253-255, "The Barry Grenadiers" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, MCB253


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1987
Keywords: sports Ireland bragging
Found in: Australia