“Iron Ore by 'Fifty-Four”


"Come, ladies and gentlemen, listen to me, I'll sing you a song of our north Counteree... Bound north to Ungava for rich iron ore In July, nineteen fifty-four." The building of a railroad into Labrador, and the four years of work involved, are described

Cross references


  1. Fowke/Mills/Blume, pp. 215-217, "'Iron Ore by Fifty-Four" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, FMB215


Author: Words: Alan Mills
Earliest date: 1960
Keywords: work technology Canada