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' COME ALL YOU GALLANT POACHERS'

Synopsis

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Come all you gallant poachers who wander void of care,
Who walk out on a moonlight night with your gun and dog and snare.
The hare and lofty pheasant you have at your command,
Never thinking of your last career upon
Van Diemen's Land
A ballad opera written for radio by H. A. L. Craig and Dominic Behan based on the accounts of the transportations to Australia and Tasmania
Music composed and arranged by John Beckett
Production by Francis Dillon

Contributors

Unknown: H. A. L. Craig
Unknown: Dominic Behan
Arranged By: John Beckett
Production By: Francis Dillon






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