“The Gigantic”


The schooner Gigantic, with a crew of six, leaves Newfoundland for Portugal and has a difficult crossing from October 22 until November 13. They land their cargo of fish and take on salt for the trip home.


  1. Lehr/Best 42, "The Gigantic" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, LeBe042


Author: William Best (written 1917)
Earliest date: 1978 (Lehr/Best)
Keywords: commerce sea ship ordeal
Found in: Canada(Newf)