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Buffalo to Troy
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Traditional song about the Erie Canal in upstate New York.
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Peak: #286   (149,937 songs currently in Acoustic)
Peak in sub-genre: #26   (13,394 songs currently in Folk)
Upload date
February 11, 2006
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Bitrate: 128 kbps. Runtime: 4:03. File size: 3.71 MB.
Writer (words/music)
Traditional
Copyright
Anne Price 2004 (arrangement)
Story behind the song
In the fashion of many canal songs, the boatmen are mocked as "sailors." In this song the canal boat was dragged by mules who were "spavined," or old and lame from spavin, a kind of equine arthritis. "Duck your nut" means lower your head because you are approaching a bridge.