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The Glasgow Lassie

Mitchell Library, Glasgow Collection

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The Glasgow Lassie

"The Glasgow Lassie", a song preserved in a scrapbook entitled Old Glasgow Street Songs etc, 1850 which is held at the Mitchell Library.

This song tells of a young Edinburgh man who falls for a "wee Glasgow Lassie" in Stranraer, but fails to win her heart.

Reference: GC 398.5 GLA

Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow City Council, Libraries Information and Learning

brandy, courting, drinking, folks songs, girls, lyrics, Old Glasgow Street Songs etc, 1850, poetry, pubs, romance, street songs

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