Mudcat Café message #157361 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #16707   Message #157361
Posted By: banjerbob@aol.com
03-Jan-00 - 08:25 AM
Thread Name: Help: Origins of Carrickfergus
Subject: RE: Help: Origins of Carrickfergus
I checked with my friend Stewart, who went to ireland last summer and actually played the tune on a hill overlooking the Castle Cerrikfergus (over 1000 years old). He maintains it is indeed an old tune, and he played it a lot in the pubs. FWIW