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Thread #2053   Message #3335486
Posted By: mg
08-Apr-12 - 05:25 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Fields of Athenry
Subject: Origins: Fields of Athenry
Is this an older song? I came across this on internet that says it was published in 1888 but I am not sure where this is from

https://docs.google.com/viewer?url=http://www.iisresource.org/Documents/0A1_Irish_History_Song.pdf&embedded=true

Were the words older and Pete St. John put the tune to it or is my internet find not true? mg