“National Song Used for Hauling (Russian Shanty)”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1888 (L.A. Smith, _Music of the Waters_)
Keywords: foreignlanguage shanty worksong ship
Found in: Russia

Description

Russian hauling shanty. Translation: "Let us pull away together, boys, all together it goes - it goes, Pull away, away, together."

References

  1. Hugill, p. 573, "National Song Used for Hauling" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, Hugi573