Rowlock Rhymes – ‘The Nancy Jane’

Rowlock Rhymes – ‘The Nancy Jane’

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Typed article affixed to page - appears to be cut from newspaper. Poem entitled 'The Nancy Jane'. Uses local dialect. Mentions Portballintrae. Page from loose manuscript of Rowlock Rhymes and Songs of Exile- a book of verse edited by Sam Henry. The author, Robert McMullan from Portballintrae, had the pen name 'North Antrim' and was "imbued with the Celtic spirit" and interested in the fishermen of the north coast of Antrim.