“The Woods of Mountsandel”


"Oh, there's no play so sweet, you may search where you can, As the dear little town on the banks of the Bann." The singer recalls the happy times he courted Kathleen around Mountsandel. Summer is gone, and they are old, but they still love each other


  1. SHenry H6=H567, p. 275, ""The Woods of Mountsandel (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #7970
  3. BI, HHH006


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1923 (Sam Henry collection)
Keywords: love courting age
Found in: Ireland