Steve Gardham English Folk Music Collection

War time song

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  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0009337 (copy of C1009/10)

  • Subjects

    Soldiers' songs

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Steve Gardham Collection

  • Recording locations

    The Three Tuns (public house), West Lutton, near Malton, North Yorkshire, England, UK

  • Performers

    Baron, Jim, 1898- (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Gardham, Steve

  • Description

    Item notes: First line: "We've got a new C.O. he's quite [hard?] they say". Performer notes: Traditional singer and Great War veteran (Durham Light Infantry), of Chapel Row, West Lutton, near Maldon, North Yorkshire. Worked as a woodsman on the Hotham Estate, Sledmere. Nick-name "Bumblebee". Recording notes: Recording one generation from original

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War time song

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