Archive for the Category ‘Songs’

Peggy’s Cove Disaster

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Ocean Ranger, The – Coffey

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Catastrophe de l’Empress of Ireland, La – Dufour

Sunday, October 12th, 2014

Deadly Foord Coal Seam

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

This song is available on youtube: Unfortunately, it’s difficult to understand all the lyrics. I have written to request them.

The Miner’s Way

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Miss Ally – Leblanc

Sunday, January 19th, 2014

The Loss of the "Atlantic" (A)

Friday, January 10th, 2014

RMS Atlantic was a transatlantic ship owned by the White Star Line, operating between Liverpool in England, and New York City. On 1 April 1873, during her 19th voyage, the ship ran onto rocks off…

The Loss of the "Atlantic" (B)

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Their Lights Will Shine

Friday, May 4th, 2012

You can hear this song on youtube (the song begins at 3’26″):

Miner’s Song, The

Friday, May 4th, 2012

Given the general nature of this song’s title, it is no real surprise that several songs exist by the same name. For example, Toronto-born Carroll Levis (1910-68) introduced a group…