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GUEST,Rob Origin: Sail Away Ladies (39) RE: Origin: Sail Away Ladies 26 Dec 17

See this thread is pretty old and apologize if posting repeat information.

"Big" (or East) Saint Louis - I don't think this lyric has to do with anything other than what it says. Saint Louis had a massive fire in 1849 and I'd think that event would be a more likely source for folk lyrics.

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