Jim Jones

Composer: Traditional

Bob Dylan

info Good As I Been to You, Bob Dylan, 1992


Moreton Bay, Brain Morton, 196?
Ian Robb and Hang the Piper, 1979
The Great Australian Legend: A Panorama of Bush Balladry and Song, A.L. Lloyd, 1971
Short History Of, John Kirkpatrick, 1995
Undiscovered Australia, Vol. 1, Martyn Wyndham-Read, 1997
Signs Of Life, Martin Carthy, 1998
Dead Set Certainty: 12 Songs That Wouldn't Go Away, Mick Thomas and the Sure Thing, 1999
No Nuts 'Til Monday, Bushwackers, 1999
Single, Ewan McColl, 19??
From England's Shore, David Jones, 19??
Root & Branch 1: A New World, Various Artists (Cara Dillon), 2000
Dark Water & Bitter Sky, Roger Taradel, 2001
Early Light, The Sundowners, 20??


A traditional song that appears to date from the early 1900s. Probably of Australian origin. Usually occurs as Jim Jones At Botany Bay and occasionally as Jim Jones In Botany Bay.

Dec 2003