The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #3096   Message #3901761
Posted By: GUEST,Tudy McLain
25-Jan-18 - 03:35 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Oakham Poachers
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Oakham Poachers
I've pondered this song for 40 years, first hasving heard the Steeleye version. It seems biased toward the poachers. We never heard what happened to the keeper. Was he the one that died? We're the other keepers hurt? Who got the pheasants? Tudy