The Press Gang (traditional English folk song)

A young man recruited by a press gang to serve on a man-of-war soon finds out the harsh punishments meted out to erring sailors. This recording of 'The Press Gang' features the vocals of contemporary English singer-musician Hazel Askew. It is courtesy of the English Folk Dance and Song Society. (2.6 MiB, MP3, 1:52 minutes)

Click here for the origin and lyrics of the song.

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  • File Size 2.59 MB
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  • Create Date 3 June 2023
  • Last Updated 3 June 2023

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