“The Squire Boys”


"On the eighteenth day of December in the year of ninety-five, Them dates I will remember as long as I'm alive." The singer talks mostly of the troubles and bad weather encountered by teamsters on the way to the camp, but also alludes to the men there


  1. Fowke-Lumbering #22, "The Squire Boys" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #4362
  3. BI, FowL22


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1965 (Fowke)
Found in: Canada(Ont)