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|GUEST,Nancy King at work||Lyr Req: Scottish Sea Shanties (62* d)||RE: Lyr Req: Scottish Sea Shanties||03 May 07|
Actually, the verses that are widely believed to be the oldest known shanties in the world are Scottish. They are included in a work called "The Complaynt of Scotland," dating from the 16th century. We discussed them in this thread.