DESCRIPTION: Tom Warren is captain of Glenora out of Burgeo. This day Warren stays on shore and Glenora runs into a gale which the crew rides out. After the wind dies Warren came out in a motor boat and gives loud and obvious orders before going to sleep.
EARLIEST DATE: 1977 (Lehr/Best)
KEYWORDS: sea ship storm
FOUND IN: Canada(Newf)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Lehr/Best 44, "The Glenora" (1 text, 1 tune)
NOTES [16 words]: Burgeo is on the south coast of Newfoundland, about 70 miles east of Port-aux-Basques by sea. - BS
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