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Thread #12665   Message #2721767
Posted By: Brakn
11-Sep-09 - 02:32 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: McAlpine's Fusiliers
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: McAlpine's Fusiliers
I was singing it about 15 years ago in Oldham and said that it was written by Behan, a guy came over and said it wasn't correct. He maintained that it was written by a who someone who worked for McAlpines called Darkie McClafferty.