Mudcat Café message #163359 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #4022   Message #163359
Posted By: John Moulden
15-Jan-00 - 12:28 PM
Thread Name: Seige of CarrickFergus-Capture of Carrickfergusby
Subject: RE: LYR REQ: Carrick Fergus
I said I would give proper details of the T Crofton Croker book

T C Croker: Popular Songs illustrative of the French Invasions of Ireland Edited with introductions and notes by TC Croker (three parts) London 1845-47 (From Opac 97)

A bit of searching on Alta Vista - am I lucky or does nobody else do this? - turns up what must be the Manx Ballad referred to above. Try

http://www.ee.surrey.ac.uk/Contrib/manx/fulltext/mb1896/index.htm

I'm sorry that I forgot to put line breaks at the end of the lines of verse above - It's strange that the paragraphs transfer true.