Bridget from Washago


A lovely local love song from the Shores of Lake Simcoe. There are both a steamboat and a train in the lyrics , so it likely dates from sometime after about 1870. (probably not long after) LaRena Learned The song from her grandfather. From her lp "Family Legend In Song", 1978. The date give above os fro the Recording - The song is from about 1870.


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Title Bridget from Washago
Subject On the Farm & In the Bush Social Life & Love Lakes & Rivers Songs of LaRena Clark
Year 1978
Locale Central
Keywords 1870 Barrie Lake Simcoe Muskoka

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