“The Fair Do”


Rosslare's Fair Do's crew leave her at Pier Head where the competition "moulded her model and measured her mast, And said, 'tween themselves, 'Let us build one as fast.'" Nevertheless, Fair Do beats Pier's Spitfire by four minutes and takes the cup.

Cross references


  1. Ranson, pp. 39-40, "The Fair Do" (1 text)
  2. BI, Ran039


Author: John Walsh of The Burrow, Rosslare
Earliest date: 1943 (Ranson)
Found in: Ireland