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Title:

Sailing trade, The

Tune:`8.D6E/8F6ED4G8EC/DD4.D6.D3E/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: `8.C6D/8bE6DC4F8D,bB/`CC4.C6.C3D/
Listen:MP3
Key signature:bB
Time Signature:3/4
Length (no. of bars):16
Verses and lines:4 x 8 S
Bibliographic references: Christie, W. Traditional Ballad Airs I, p.248, 1876
Related names: Christie, W. (William), 1817-1885.
Versions:

Song title: The Sailing Trade
First words: The sailing trade is a weary trade
References: Christie, W. Traditional Ballad Airs I, p.248, 1876 ;

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