Slob Song, The

DESCRIPTION: The ship is loaded and heads to Forteau. It is caught in slob ice at Launce Amour cove. A rescue boat fastens a line from shore to the ship. While four men and three women hold the line the crew pull the ship to shore. Crew and cargo are safely landed.
AUTHOR: Leo O'Brien
EARLIEST DATE: 1928 (Leach-Labrador)
KEYWORDS: rescue sea ship
FOUND IN: Canada(Newf)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Leach-Labrador 73, "The Slob Song" (1 text, 1 tune)
ST LLab073 (Partial)
Roud #9981
NOTES [15 words]: Forteau Bay and L'Anse Amour are on the lower Labrador coast on the Strait of Belle Isle. - BS
File: LLab073

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