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Bobby Shaftoe's Gone To The Sea

Nursery Rhyme Bobby Shaftoe's Gone To The Sea with Lyrics and Music

Bobby Shaftoe's Gone To The Sea - Nursery rhyme - Music, tune and lyrics

Bobby Shaftoe's Gone To The Sea is an English nursery rhyme that is very old. It was first time published in 1805, so your kids' great-great-grandparents may also have used the this rhyme(!)

Bobby Shaftoe's Gone To The Sea probably has roots to the town Hollybrook in Ireland, where a person called Bobby Shaftoe lived in the early 18th century.

Let's sing this good, old rhyme!

Bobby Shaftoe's Gone To The Sea - Lyrics
Bobby Shafto's gone to sea,
Silver buckles at his knee:
He'll come back and marry me -
Bonny Bobby Shafto!
Bobby Shafto's bright and fair,
Panning out his yellow hair:
He's my love for evermore -
Bonny Bobby Shafto!

Bobby Shaftoe's Gone To The Sea Music/Video

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