Cumberland gap       (Listen to midi)

 

  D

Cumberland gap, Cumberland gap,

                                 A                  D

fifteen miles on the Cumberland gap.

 

Cumberland gap, Cumberland gap,

                                  A - A7                 D

fifteen miles on the Cu……mberland gap.

 

               D

    Well, Cumberland gap ain't nowhere,

                                  A               D

    fifteen miles from Middlesborough.

 

    Cumberland gap ain't nowhere,

                                  A              D

    fifteen miles from Middlesborough.

 

+ CHORUS

 

       D

1. I got a girl six feet tall,

                                                     A              D

    sleeps in the kitchen with her feet in the hall.

 

+ CHORUS

 

               D

2. Well, two old ladies sitting in the sand,

                                               A                   D

    each one wishing that the other was a man.

 

 

+ CHORUS   + instrumental = 4 x verse 2  + CHORUS

 

                  D

3. Well, a dollar is a dollar and a dime is a dime,

                                              A        D

    and I love you baby most all the time.

 

 

 

 

 

  D

Cumberland gap, Cumberland gap,

                                 A                  D

fifteen miles on the Cumberland gap.

 

Cumberland gap, Cumberland gap,

                                  A - A7                 D

fifteen miles on the Cu……mberland gap.

 

       D

    Cumberland gap, Cumberland gap,

 

    Cumberland gap, Cumberland gap,

 

    Cumberland gap, Cumberland gap,

 

    Cumberland gap, Cumberland gap,

                        - A                                   D

    fifteen miles       on the Cumberland gap.

 

 

(orig.=capo 2nd; midi=capo5th)    (Lonnie Donegan)