“The Strands of Ballylickey”


"I oftimes think of home and where I spent my childhood days before I was forced to roam." He recalls playing, fishing, music and dancing "by the strands of Ballilickey on the shores of Bantry Bay." He hopes to return "but fortune seems against me"


  1. OCanainn, pp. 108-109, "The Strands of Ballylickey" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, OCan108


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1978 (OCanainn)
Found in: Ireland