Misc - Wild Colonial Boy Chords

 
         
         
         
         
X
3
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
3
4
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3

12 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X

10 fr
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4
         
         
         
         
1
X
2
4
3
X
3 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4

10 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
4
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2
3 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
1
4
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
1
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
1
4
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
4
5 fr
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
2
8 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
X
1

8 fr
         
         
         
         
1
3
1
2
4
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
2
4
No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo
I Cknew a wild colFonial boy Jack G7Doolan was his Cname Of poor but honestC7 parents he was born in CaCstlemaine he Cwas his fathers G7favourite son , his mother hope and Cjoy The pride of both his Fparents was the G7wild colonial Cboy At Cbarely sixteen Fyears of age he G7left his fathers Chouse Bushranging to the C7sunny south, Australia, he set Cout He Crobbed the wiry Fsquatters, their G7stocks he did desCtroy A tCerror to FAustralia was the G7wild colonial Cboy In Csixty one this Fdaring youth commenG7ced his wild Ccareer With a heart that knew no C7danger no G7foeman did he feCar He Cheld the Beechworth Fmail-coach up and G7robbed Judge MacE Cvoy Who trembled and gave Fup his gold to the G7wild colonial Cboy He Cbade the Judge good Fmorning and G7told him to Cbeware That he'd never rob a C7hearty chap G7who acted on the Csquare CAnd never you C7rob a Fmother of her G7son and only Cjoy Or else he may turn Foutlaw like the G7wild colonial Cboy One Cday along the mountainFside , Jack G7nimbly rode Calong Listening to the little C7birds, G7sing their merry little Csong CUp rode three mounted C7troopers, G7Kelly Davis and CFitzroy And cowardly tried to Fcapture theG7 Wild Colonial CBoy CSurrender now Jack FDoolin for you G7see its three to Cone Surrender in the C7Queens good name, G7you daring highway Cman CJack drew a pistol Ffrom his side and G7waved the lively Ctoy "I'll shoot but not Fsurrender" cried the G7Wild Colonial CBoy" CHe fired at trooper Fkelly and he brought G7him to the Cground And on return from FDavis re G7ceived his mortal Cwound All tattered in his Fcrimson gore was G7finished by Cfitzroy How cowardly they Fcaptured him the G7wild colonial Cboy (this has a wierd C7 that ive forgotten in any case it was an old convict song. If you were caught even whistling it you were probably shot for 'trying to escape' or thrown in solitary for and extended period..)