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|GUEST,Ballyholme||Lyr Req: whaling song (My Donal, by Owen Hand) (26)||RE: Lyr Req: whaling song||09 Apr 04|
Kendall, I'm not so sure that the (late) Owen Hand was entirely a land lubber. I believe that he had, indeed, worked on whaling ships at one point. Perhaps someone with a better knowledge of Owen's background could clarify that point. Incidentally, he was also a handy boxer.