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In the City of Limerick

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Performer: Pillinger, John
Place Collected: Lechlade
Date collected: Between 1913 and 1916
Collector: Williams, Alfred
Roud Number: 21203

Although this song appeared regularly on broadsides from the mid 19th century on as “The Irish Transport”, this appears to be the only time it was taken up by a traditional singer.

Notes by Gwilym Davies 30 March 2016