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Sian H Lyr ADD: I Once Was a Fisherman (Barry Dransfield) (17) RE: Lyr Req: I Once Was a Fisherman (Barry Dransfield) 17 Jun 11

And Joe, The background to the song is the ban on fishing which applied strict restrictions on the quota of fish (mainly cod) caught in British waters. It had a detrimental impact on fishermen here in Hastings. People may remember hearing of the 'Cod Wars'around the time the song was written.

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