The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #29164   Message #368044
Posted By: Jeri
03-Jan-01 - 06:03 PM
Thread Name: Origin: Fire Maringo (chantey)
Subject: RE: Background on Song/Chanty Fire Meringo
Naemanson, my reason for thinking Wood added verses is, if he got it from Hugill and added the tune AND was in the first group to sing/record it, he - or someone else in Young Tradition - HAD to be the one who added verses.

(Young Tradition = Peter Bellamy, Royston Wood, Heather Wood.)