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Thread #11030 Message #796191
Posted By: GUEST,Luke of Halifax
03-Oct-02 - 11:25 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Battle of Sowerby Bridge
Subject: RE: Battle of Sowerby Bridge
I knew this song and sang a version of it in the clubs round Halifax in the mid 70s. One utterly pedantic point is that in Halifax the area of town heading out towards the uncivilised side of the Pennines is King Cross. King's Cross is somewhere down south. And we "slished and we slashed and we slattered" (to get the pronunciation right) "... and we slew"