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Thread #37933   Message #534442
Posted By: ard mhacha
24-Aug-01 - 09:45 AM
Thread Name: Sporting hero songs?
Subject: RE: Sporting hero songs?
McGrath, In Colm O` Lochlainn`s Irish Street Ballads, there is a song about Dan Donnellys bare-knuckle scrap with Cooper the english champ. This was fought on the Curragh of Kildare in 1815. Slan Ard Mhacha.