“The Teams at Wanapitei”


"In eighteen hundred and ninety-five Away to the woods we thought we'd strike... To go to work at Wanapitei." The song briefly describes the trip to the woods, and the work -- but most of the song is devoted to the horses in the teams

Cross references

  • cf. "How We Got to the Woods Last Year" (tune)


  1. Fowke-Lumbering #21, "The Teams at Wanapitei" (1 text, tune referenced)
  2. Roud #4463
  3. BI, FowL21


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1964 (Fowke)
Found in: Canada(Ont,West)