Another Rousing Sea Song

 

Listening to Corbitt's Barkentine brought to mind this rousing song from the same album:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DvMN9vWSSH0

It was written by a crewman in the schooner Effie Morrissey about an actual, record breaking, voyage. He changed the name of the ship because they had prohibition in Maine at the time, the 'teens. <g> The schooner survives, and is the state ship of Massachusetts.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Effie_M._Morrissey

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John (@Jkohnen)
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