X:1 T:About Ship M:C| L:1/8 R:Country Dance B: Young – Second Volume of the Dancing Master, 1st edition (1710, p. 135) K:F f2|e2d2c2a2|g2f2e2d2|e2g2-g2f2|e2d2c2a2|g2f2g2a2|c2f2-f2:| |:A2|B2d2g2G2|A2c2f2F2|E2G2-G2A2|B2d2g2G2|A2c2f2g2|a2f2-f2:|]
ABOUT SHIP. English, Country Dance Tune (cut time). F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was published in all four editions of London publisher John Young's Second Volume of the Dancing Master  (1710-1728), and in rival publishers Walsh and Hare's Second Book of the Compleat Country Dancing-Master (1719).