Kirn Song

DESCRIPTION: "Robbie Burns, altho' he be dead ... could handle the ploo"; he enjoyed himself at the harvest celebration. "Some drink to ladies, and some drink to lairds, But here is to the farmers wi' their big corn yards"
AUTHOR: 1908 (Greig)
EARLIEST DATE: 1914 (GreigDuncan3)
KEYWORDS: farming drink party
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Aber))
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Greig #8, p. 2, ("There's Robbie Burns, although he is dead") (1 text)
GreigDuncan3 633, "Kirn Song" (1 text)

Roud #6067
File: GrD3633

Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List

Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography

The Ballad Index Copyright 2016 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.