“Success Unto the Coal Trade”


"Good people, listen while I sing The source from where your comforts spring; And may each wind that blows still bring Success unto the coal trade." The singer points out how coal supports the nation and feeds the people of the north


  1. Stokoe/Reay, pp. 140-141, "Success Unto the Coal Trade" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #3163
  3. BI, StoR140


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1900 (Stokoe/Reay)
Keywords: mining nonballad
Found in: Britain(England(North))