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Thread #163058 Message #3886230
Posted By: Reinhard
01-Nov-17 - 12:29 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Life of a Rover and its origins
Subject: RE: Origins: Life of a Rover and its origins
I've googled for "Life of a Rover" and "Irish Rover"; the lyrics I found are a slightly modified (last line of the chorus) version of "The Thirty-Foot Trailer". Ewan MacColl wrote this song for the 1964 radio ballad "The Travelling People".