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Here's Away to the Downs

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Performer: Ash, George
Place Collected: Ampney Crucis
Date collected: Between 1913 and 1916
Collector: Williams, Alfred
Roud Number: 1243

hark awayThis song was originally “Hark, Hark away to the Downs” and as such was printed as such in the late 18th century.  This appears to be the only version collected in oral tradition.


Notes by Gwilym Davies 28th March 2016