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johnross Who sings about tugboats? (60* d) RE: Who sings about tugboats? 11 Mar 07

If you include river towboats as tugboats, John Hartford wrote a bunch of songs that should be on this list, including several on his albums, "Aereo-Plain" and "Mark Twang".

Also, look for the Folkways album, "Bunkhouse and Forecastle Songs of the Northwest" by Stanley Triggs. It includes the original version of "The Oda G." and several other tugboat songs. The album doesn't include "The Wreck of the Green Cove," which is another of his tugboat songs:

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