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Thread #53006   Message #813643
Posted By: EBarnacle1
29-Oct-02 - 11:47 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Ilkey Moor Batat, What does it mean?
Subject: Origins: Ilkey Moor Batat, What does it mean?
At several Mystic Sea Music Festivals, the above incomprehensible (to me) song has been sung. Other than knowing it has something to do with being out on the Moor without a hat, it seems to make no sense. Could someone please elucidate?