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FLOWERS OF ANTRIM [1], THE (Na Blata Antruim). AKA and see "Dunn's Hornpipe," "Marquis of Lorne (1)," ""Newry Hornpipe (The)," McDermott's Hornpipe (1)," "Sligo Fancy (The)." Irish, Hornpipe. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. See also the related "McDermot's No. 2" and "McDanaugh's Clog."

Source for notated version: "J. O'Neill" [O'Neill. Chicago Police Sergeant James O'Neill was a fiddler originally from County Down. He served as Francis O'Neill's transcriber and collaborator on his early volumes, and was a well-trained amateur musician.

Printed sources: O'Neill (Krassen), 1976; p. 186. O'Neill (Music of Ireland: 1850 Melodies), 1903; No. 1655, p. 308.

Recorded sources: Yodel-ay-hee Records 108327, The Critton Hollow Stringband - "Poor Boy" (1979).

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