“The Drive”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1941 (Beck)
Keywords: lumbering work logger nonballad
Found in: US(MW)

Description

Singer describes a log drive and jam, and praises the "river rats" and "jack" who break up logjams with their peaveys.

Cross references

References

  1. Beck 33, "The Drive" (1 text)
  2. Roud #8854
  3. BI, Be033