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Dead Horse 'Obscenity' in Chanties/Shanties (37) RE: 'Obscenity' in Chanties/Shanties 02 Oct 13

Quite so Derrick. But you are describing a well appointed port with power capstans etc. I should guess that most of the vessels also had power themselves, and access to steam or turbine engined tugs etc, and that a shanty was seldom heard at all.

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