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Boateman

Title     Boateman
Time_Signature     6/8
Notes     Alan Ramsey's song The Bonny Scot (1728) is set to this tune
Rhythm     Jig
Words     Ye gales that gently wave the sea
  And please the canny
  Boat-man
  Bear me frae hence, or bring to me
  My brave, my bonny
  Scot-man
  In haly bands we join'd our hands
  Yet may this not
  discover
  While parents rate a large estate
  Before a faithfu'
  lover
Key_Signature     C

This tune occurs in 1 document :- Playford

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Contributed by Paul Sherwood Sun Mar 2 21:21:41 2008
Last edited Sun May 20 13:38:50 2012

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