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Thread #74881 Message #1317548
Posted By: GUEST,Paul Burke
05-Nov-04 - 07:40 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Dam collapse tragedy songs
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Dam collapse tragedy songs
One more for your collection: The Dale Dyke dam near Sheffield (UK) broke on the 11th March 1864 causing the Sheffield Flood. Many casualties. No song known though- probably rather after the heyday of ballads in Britain.