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Thread #164243   Message #3928549
Posted By: Mick Pearce (MCP)
01-Jun-18 - 04:38 PM
Thread Name: Cotton screwing songs
Subject: RE: Cotton screwing songs
This book by Nordhoff- The merchant vessel : a sailor boy's voyages around the world (1894) - devotes a chapter to cotton screwing and gives words to 4 songs used (p34 onwards).

Lyrics are given to verions of Stormy, Dollar, Fire Maringo and Highland Laddie.