White Horse (1) (The)
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WHITE HORSE , THE. Irish, Air (6/8 time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The first strain is similar to "Irish Lawyer (The)" published in London by the Thompsons in 1757.
Source for notated version: Patrick MacDowell, "the distinguished sculptor: born in Belfast 1799: died 1870" [Joyce]. MacDowell supplied Joyce with a great many tunes.
Printed sources: Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 535, p. 286.