:: Title :: How Paddy Stole The Rope
:: Genre :: ballad, comic song
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Scarce, Bob [vocal]
:: Setting :: The Ship Inn
:: Location :: Blaxhall (Woodbridge, Suffolk), East Anglia (England)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: English, East Anglian
:: Session :: Blaxhall 10/53
:: Date :: 10/10/1953
:: Reference Information :: T3338.0, Track 8 (00:03:38)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - The Ship Inn was the site of many years of Saturday night singings; where Lomax and Peter Kennedy recorded Cyril Poacher, Jack French, Bob Scarce, and Joe Rowe singing ballads, Arthur Smith playing hornpipes on melodeon, and couples step-dancing. [Source: Editor]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Preceded by announcement. "If we don't find work before the morn, we'll go and rob a church!" -- The foolish robbers get into a predicament.
:: Collection :: England 1951-1958

 

 

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