Sealers of Newfoundland, The

DESCRIPTION: "Ho! We be the Sealers of Newfoundland! We clear from a snowy shore, Out into the gale with our steam and sail...." The singer describes life on a sealing voyage, and tells how tough the sealers are -- and how they rejoice to return home
AUTHOR: George Allan England
EARLIEST DATE: 1924 (England, Vikings of the Ice)
KEYWORDS: hunting ship nonballad
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Ryan/Small, p. 108, "The Sealers of Newfoundland" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: RySm108

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