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Railway Hornpipe,The. JNu.11 -- Steam Packet,The,aka. JNu.11

Title     Railway Hornpipe,The. JNu.11
  Steam Packet,The,aka. JNu.11
Area     East Lancashire
Bibliography     Village Music project, Nuttall, James
Time_Signature     4/4
Notes     The title provides some parameters as to the date of this collection,
  ie certainly post 1825 (Stockton and Darlington Railway, first public
  steam hauled freight railway opened, with passengers being horse
  drawn), almost certainly post 1830 (opening of Liverpool and Manchester
  Railway, first steam hauled passenger carrying railway,a great
  sensation,and not beyond walking distance of Rossendale) ...CGP
  Originally beamed in pairs, rebeamed in fours.CGP
Country     England
Rhythm     .Hornpipe
Source     James Nuttall MS,c1830?,Rossendale,East Lancs.
Transcriber     vmp.Manchester Morris Men
Mirrorred-From     http://www.village-music-project.org.uk/abc/nuttall.abc
Key_Signature     D

This tune occurs in 1 document :- Nuttall, James

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Contributed by VMP Files Mon Oct 3 13:10:37 2011
Last edited Thu May 17 12:45:16 2012

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