“The Maid of Culmore”


The singer praises the harbour and women of Culmore. He recalls the girl he loved, who cried bu "sailed down Lough Foyle and away from Culmore." He wishes a storm would bring her back. He will follow her and seek her in America


  1. SHenry H687, p. 302, "The Maids of Culmore" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #2493
  3. BI, HHH687


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1937 (Sam Henry collection)
Found in: Ireland