Loss of the S. S. Algerine

DESCRIPTION: "Attention all ye sailor boys And hark to what I say And hear about the Algerine Was lost in Hudson Bay." The old sealing boat, loaded with Americans but with a Newfoundland crew, is destroyed by ice. The Neptune rescues the remaining crew
AUTHOR: Johnny Burke?
EARLIEST DATE: 1912 (Burke's Ballads)
KEYWORDS: ship wreck rescue
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Ryan/Small, p. 92, "Loss of the S.S. Algerine" (1 text)
File: RySm092

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