Hoily Rig

Well fishing was bad, and me boat laid up, Though me and the boy weren’t shirkers, And a chap come into our village pub, He say he’s looking for workers. He talked like a bit of a Yank I thought, Though he stood us a couple or three, He say, they’re...

General Taylor

General Taylor gained the day Walk him along, John, Carry him along General Taylor gained the day Carry him to his burying ground [Chorus] To me way, hey, hey Stormy Walk him along, John, Carry him along Way, hey, hey, Stormy Carry him to his burying ground I wish I...

Frozen in Frobisher Bay

[Solo] Cold is the arctic sea [Duo] Far are your arms from me [Trio] Long will this winter be [All] Frozen in Frobisher Bay [All] Frozen in Frobisher Bay One more whale, our captain cried One more whale, then we’ll beat the ice But the winter star was in the sky...

Fire Down Below

Fire in the galley Fire down below, It’s fetch a bucket of water boys there’s fire down below Fire fire fire down below It’s fetch a bucket of water boys there’s fire down below Fire in the fore-top Fire in the main, It’s fetch a bucket of water boys and put it out...

Farewell Shanty

It is time to go now. Haul away your anchor. Haul away your anchor. ‘Tis our sailing time. Get some sail upon her. Haul away your halyards. Haul away your halyards. ‘Tis our sailing time. Get her on her course now. Haul away your foresheets. Haul away your...