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Thread #100561 Message #2018859
Posted By: Anglo
06-Apr-07 - 11:53 PM
Thread Name: Origin: Bonny Ship the Diamond
Subject: RE: Bonny Ship the Diamond source?
Mick - thank you. I was almost right about the date but wrong about the source. And I hadn't thought to check Roud. Duh. The Gaugers recorded one of the Scots versions, Shepherd, Spears & Watson (with extremely close connections to the Gaugers) did another, but I was looking to write brief liner notes for yet another recording by... well, modesty forbids.