“The River Roe (I)”


The singer wanders by the river, and comes by the Roe Mill, where Captain Moody and his workers are about their tasks. The singer must return home, but the Roe holds him entranced


  1. SHenry H649, p. 171, "The River Roe (I)" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #13531
  3. BI, HHH649


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1936 (Sam Henry collection)
Found in: Ireland