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Thread #128220 Message #2899079
Posted By: Charley Noble
03-May-10 - 08:08 AM
Thread Name: The Advent and Development of Chanties
Subject: RE: The Advent and Development of Chanties
I suppose that "Walkalong, Boys" might be related to the halyard shanty "Walkalong, My Rosie" as cited by Hugill, pp. 273-274, which has two pulls and would work well for the coordination of rowing.