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Posted By: Steve Gardham
03-Aug-12 - 01:29 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: Songs, poems etc about ploughmen/boys
Subject: RE: Folklore: Songs, poems etc about ploughmen/boys
'my grandfather was a ploughboy at the age of 12'

Whereabouts, Leveller? My ancestors were ploughmen around the High Wolds of the East Riding.

If you go to www.yorkshirefolksong.net you'll find the song Mutton Pie which is East Yorkshire's contribution to the bothy canon.

'Come, me bonny lads, if ye want ti larn ti plough....'