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Bonnie Kirkwall Bay
Does anyone have the lyrics to 'Bonnie Kirkwall Bay'. I've tried the internet and can't find anything.
Added by Melanie Young on 01 November 2011
Try listening to the Alex Pollock (Dunoon) version on youtube.com and get ready to write quickly.
on 01 November 2011
This is (more or less) the Jim Macleod version I sing in the shower....possible there are a few mistakes though! :D It was on a summer's day when I first saw Kirkwall Bay And the beauty of that scene I'll ne'er forget There was magic there was mystery there was friendship all around And a welcome that I'd never ever met Chorus Kirkwall Bay oh bonny Kirkwall Bay Friends all standing on the shore Yes you'll always shed a tear when the boat is drawing near Oh it's great to be back home in Kirkwall Bay When I landed on this isle I did tarry for awhile There was dancing singing fiddling everywhere There was gladness all around to the music's happy sound As it echoed out to sea on Kirkwall Bay
Anonymous comment added on 02 November 2011
Our rent man sang that song and Lonely Scapa Flow. My dad loved those 2 songs sorry I can't recall his name now that is going back a long time ago now. [See picture #24867 ... - Steven]
on 03 November 2011
That would have been Angus Findlater
on 23 November 2011
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