“The Hills of Donegal”


"Oh, Donegal, the pride of all, My heart still turns to thee...." The singer describes how he left Donegal, looking back the while, and sailed away via Lough Foyle. He wishes he could return to his old home

Cross references


  1. SHenry H196, p. 120, "The Hills of Donegal (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #10685
  3. BI, HHH196


Author: James Moore ?
Earliest date: 1927 (Sam Henry collection)
Found in: Ireland