Shearing at the Castlereigh
DESCRIPTION: "The bells are set a-ringing and the engine gives a toot, There are five-and-thirty shearers here a-shearing for the loot." The shearers are reminded that London depends on Castlereigh wool. The boss complains that the shearers were "born to swing a pick"
EARLIEST DATE: 1968
KEYWORDS: work boss sheep Australia
FOUND IN: Australia
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Meredith/Anderson, p. 275, "Shearing at the Castlereigh" (1 text, 1 tune)
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