“The Georgina”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1947 (Ranson)
Keywords: drowning sea ship storm wreck sailor
Found in: Ireland


"On the seventeenth of March, my boys, good people you all may know" Georgina leaves Liverpool "all bound for Pernambuco in South America" [fragment; first verse only]


Ranson: Tune is "Thomas Murphy" on p. 98. - BS

Historical references

Same tune

Cross references


  1. Ranson, p. 109, "The Georgina" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, Ran109