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Thread #170472 Message #4123099
Posted By: GUEST,Don Meixner
15-Oct-21 - 09:28 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Blood Red Roses - the (NZ) sealing song
Subject: RE: Origins: Blood Red Roses - the (NZ) sealing song
I only know this song from The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem and from the John Huston filming of Moby Dick. I never felt it was anything but a New England tune. So as always, more than what meets the ear.