“The Huntsman's Horn”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1979 (IRHardySons)
Keywords: death hunting animal dog horse moniker Ireland
Found in: Ireland

Description

"The sturdy boys from Newton and the boys from College Land" hunt hare in Kilnacran. The hounds are named as well as the landmarks passed. At least two hare are killed. A health to Ned Crudden and Comely who "did bring the cup to old Loughgar"

Notes

The hunt takes place in the area around Lough Erne, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. - BS

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Recordings

References

  1. Roud #12920
  2. BI, RcHuntHo