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Posted By: GUEST,Bunting Tosser
23-Oct-14 - 05:11 AM
Thread Name: A Little-Known Shanty Collection
Subject: RE: A Little-Known Shanty Collection
Can anyone confirm if the origins of Drunken Sailor was apart from being a shanty was also used/developed as a teaching song to educate non sailors the parts of a ship?