DESCRIPTION: Swedish hauling or capstan shanty. No story line to verses, choruses: "Viktoria, Viktoria! Karre-verre-vitt-bom! Hurra sa! Viktoria, Viktoria! Karre-verre-vitt-bom!"
EARLIEST DATE: 1875
KEYWORDS: foreignlanguage shanty worksong
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Hugill, pp. 426-427, "Halarvisa" (2 texts-Swedish & English, 1 tune)
cf. "A Kom Till Mig Pa Lordag Kvall" (similar chorus)
NOTES: Hugill's notes (quoted from Sternvall's Sang under Segel 1935) say this was written down by "Navigation Pelle," 1875) - SL
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