“The Shores of Sweet Kenbane”


The singer rambles out and sits down to look at Kenbane. He will set his slight skills to the task of praising it. He describes the birds, fish, shores, castle, etc. In one cottage dwells a beautiful girl; he blesses the day he found her and Kenbane


  1. SHenry H648, p. 167, "The Shores of Sweet Kenbane" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #13479
  3. BI, HHH648


Author: Dan White?
Earliest date: 1936 (Sam Henry collection)
Keywords: love home rambling
Found in: Ireland