“The Tinnaberna Fishermen (II)”


"On the dark rocks of Wales our poor neighbors were lost ... Those tender-hearted Welshmen, we for them will ever pray That God may grant them pardon against their dying day"

Historical references

  • Nov 1815 - Six of seven fishing boats were lost with their crews when they were blown across the channel to the Welsh coast (source: Ranson)


  1. Ranson, pp. 43-44, "The Tinnaberna Fishermen" (1 text)
  2. BI, Ran043


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1946 (Ranson)
Found in: Ireland