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Irish folk song
The Fields of Athenry

The Fields of Athenry

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This song, set during the Great Famine of the 1840s, was written in 1979 by Irish singer Pete St John. It has become an unofficial anthem for Cetic Football Club supporters.

This song is part of my Irish Collection; check out other tunes and songs from the Irish Collection Index.

Nigel Gatherer, Crieff, Perthshire |