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Thread #170618 Message #4126749
Posted By: GeoffLawes
19-Nov-21 - 07:00 PM
Thread Name: Any December Songs?
Subject: RE: Any December Songs?
THE BOSTON BURGLAR
I set my foot on an eastbound train one cold December day,
And every station I passed by I could hear the people say:
“There goes that Boston Burglar, in iron chains he is bound;
For the breaking of the Union Bank he is sent to Charlestown.
Mainly Norfolk :lyrics & Info https://mainlynorfolk.info/watersons/songs/thewhitbylad.html
The Boston Burglar- Norma Waterson and Martin Carthy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ie4fB7_8tC0
Boston Burglar · Hedy West https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HSr9K55_-gs
The Boston Burgler · James Keelaghan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oc3u__gDeN8
Boston Burglar · Delia Murphy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPdA50AFLYY