Steve Gardham English Folk Music Collection

The mare and the foal

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    1CDR0009325 (copy of C1009/3)

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Steve Gardham Collection

  • Recording locations

    Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK

  • Performers

    Robinson, David 'Mick', 1930-74 (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Gardham, Steve

  • Description

    Item notes: Text: "the next one we'll pray for, we'll pray for the King and what an old bastard to us he has been, and if he gets one dose I hope he gets ten, may they all own a brewery cos the [I makes amen.][?](chorus) Roll on the Rodney, the Nelson renown, we used to sing Hub [Hood?] but the bastard went down. Tune: "The Threshing machine". Roud Folk Song Index No. 1477. Recording notes: Recording one generation from original

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