“Navvy on the Line”


"I'm a nipper, I'm a ripper, I'm a navvy on the line... All the ladies love the navvies, And the navvies love the fun, There'll be plenty little babies When the railway's done." Independent verses generally about the sexual exploits/desires of the navvies


  1. Meredith/Anderson, p. 217, "Navvy on the Line" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, MA217


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1968
Found in: Australia