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Posted By: GUEST,Martin Ryan
05-Nov-18 - 04:09 PM
Thread Name: Which Irish Troubles Songs are Offensive
Subject: RE: Which Irish Troubles Songs are Offensive
As for the origins of "The Sash" - this is the best bet:

https://www.itma.ie/goilin/song/irish_molly_o_martin_ryan

regards