Mudcat Café message #3886911 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #162666   Message #3886911
Posted By: Snuffy
05-Nov-17 - 12:41 PM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
Oral transmission throughout Britain would have been facilitated through the navvies and other workers who moved round the country, but stayed in one place long enough to pass on songs from afar and absorb local offerings.