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Thread #53420 Message #3066498
Posted By: GUEST,Raymond Hughes Dublin
03-Jan-11 - 04:51 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Thugamar fein an samhradh linn
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Thugamar fein an samhradh linn
Was this song sung by the Jacobite soldiers as they marched through Ireland during the summers of 1691 and 1692? I heard some learned gentleman claim this some years ago. It is plausible given Bunting's 1633 reference.