- Tune: Wae’s for me Prince Charlie
- Meter: Irregular and Refrain
- Style: Traditional Scottish Style: Carol
- Composer: Unknown arranged Richard Mark Stephen Irwin.
- Lyricists: John L. Bell (b. 1949) and Graham Maule (b. 1958)
- Church Year: Christmas
- Music Copyright Public Domain
- Arrangement © 2013 Richard Mark Stephen Irwin (b.1955)
- Lyrics © 1987 WGRG
- Performances Copyright © 2009 and 2016 Richard M S Irwin. Certain rights reserved
RecordingsTo simplify issues with Copyright, we have had to start using various on-line delivery services for some hymns. A recording of this hymn is available on Richard Irwin's album - "From Advent to Epiphany Volume 2" which can be found on Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, Spotify. Please Contact Us if you do not have access to these services.
Carol – Cloth for the cradle – LyricsWe regret that we are unable to publish the lyrics to this hymn at the moment, as they are still in copyright.
A copy of the lyrics can be found here