Carlton House (2)
X:1 T:Carlton House  M:6/8 L:1/8 R:Jig S:John Rook music manuscript collection (Waverton, Cumbria, 1840, p. 209) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:G d/c/|Bdg gfg|afd d2c|Bdg dBG|FAA A2 d/c/| Bdg gfg|afd d2c|BdG AcF|GGG G2|| D|GGG G2A|BcB B2c|ded dcB|BAA A2D| GAG G2A|BcB B2e|dBG cAF|GGG G2|| d|Bdd Bdd|Bdg gec|Acc Acc|Acg afc| Bdd Bdd|Bdg gec|BdG AcF|GGG G2||
CARLTON HOUSE . AKA and see "Fox Hunt (2) (The)." English, Jig (6/8 time). G Major (Rook): A Major (Irwin). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The jig "Carlton House" appeared, nearly simultaneously, in the music manuscript collections of John Rook (Waverton, near Wigton, Cumbria, 1840) and William Irwin (Lake District, c. 1838), and in George P. Knauff's American publication Virginia Reels, albeit in the latter volume it appeared under the title "Fox Hunt (2) (The)."