Tuesday, 25 September 2012

The Railway Navvies - A Social History in Song






The
Railway Navvies

A Social History in Song

Compiled with Historical Notes
by
Colin Bargery

(c) 2012


Including:
  1. The Railway Makers
  2. Navvy on the Line
  3. The Irish Harvestmen's Triumph
  4. The Falling Of Nine Arches And Fifteen Lives Lost At Ashton, April 19th 1845
  5. Green the Ganger
  6. Bold English Navvy
  7. The Navvy Boy
  8. The Irish Navigator
  9. I Am an English Navvy
  10. The Blue Ribbon Army
  11. The Spiritual Railway
  12. Llanidloes & Newtown Railway
 For further details or to obtain a copy, please send an email to contact@colinbargery.co.uk.



Monday, 24 September 2012

Colin Bargery


This is the homepage of Colin Bargery.

Colin has been singing folk songs for forty years and has a special interest in songs from the Industrial Revolution. He is currently compiling a collection of popular songs about railways for the National Railway Museum under the general title Songs From the Age of Steam.

If you would like him to speak to your club or society, send an email to contact@colinbargery.co.uk.